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 ACTT Celebrates Excellence at QuiTE Awards Ceremony 2015


The Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago hosted its annual Quality Assurance Month for the duration of October, 2015. This month featured several activities aimed at promoting quality assurance in tertiary education and training which included a National Quiz on Quality Assurance, Essay Competition, Evaluator Team Chair Workshop, Forensics of Credential and CV Fraud workshop.

The Month culminated with the Excellence in Higher Education Quality in Tertiary Education (QuiTE) Awards Ceremony on Thursday October 29, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency, Trinidad. At this memorable event, awards were presented to exemplary institutions in the following categories:

  • Excellence for an Established Quality Management System
  • Excellence for Student Support Services  in Tertiary Education
  • Excellence in Teaching and Learning

ACTT also presented awards to individuals in the tertiary education sector in the following categories:

  • Excellence in Applied and Academic Research
  • Leadership in Tertiary Education

In addition, ACTT presented the Lifetime Achievement Quality Assurance Award to Dr Lynn Priddy, Provost and Chief Academic Officer of National American University, an individual who has over several decades made sterling contributions to the development and advancement of quality assurance systems, policies and processes for tertiary education.

Click here to view photos of the QuiTE Awards

AWARDEES - INSTITUTIONAL AWARDS


Excellence in Quality Management Systems

  • 1st place: University of the Southern Caribbean
  • 2nd place (tie): Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business and UWI School of Business and Applied Studies Limited, trading as ROYTEC


Excellence in Student Support Services

Large Category

  • 1st place: University of the Southern Caribbean
  • 2nd place: Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business


Medium Category

  • 1st place: CTS College of Business and Computer Science Ltd.


Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Large Category

  • 1st place: Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business
  • 2nd place: University of the Southern Caribbean

Medium Category

  • 1st place: CTS College of Business and Computer Science Ltd

Small Category

  • 1st place: KENSON School of Production Technology

 

AWARDEES - INDIVIDUAL AWARDS

Lifetime Achievement Award - Excellence in Higher Education Quality

Dr Lynn Priddy, Provost and Chief Academic Officer of National American University


Leadership in Tertiary Education (LITE)

Dr Kamla Mungal, Director, Academic Development and Accreditation and Director of the Leadership Institute, Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business


Excellence in Applied and Academic Research

Dr Zaffar Khan, Programme Director of the MBA in Sustainable Energy Management, Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business

 

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