IQAC


Objectives
The primary aim of the IQAC is to develop a system for conscious, consistent and catalytic action to improve the academic and administrative performance of the institution.


Functions
• Development and application of quality benchmarks/parameters for the various academic and administrative activities of the Institution
• Dissemination of information on the various quality parameters of higher education
• Organisation of workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles
• Documentation of the various Programmes/activities leading to quality Improvement.
• Preparation of Annual Quality Assurance Report(AQAR) to be submitted to NAAC based on the quality parameters.


Strategies
• Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic administrative and financial tasks
• Optimization and Integration of modern methods of teaching, Learning and evaluation
• Ensuring the adequacy, maintenance and functioning of the support structure.


Benefits
• To a heightened level of clarify and focus in Institutional functioning towards quality enhancement and facilitate internalization of the quality culture
• To the enhancement and integration amongthe various activities of the institution and institutionalize many good practices
• To provide a sound basis for decision-making to improve institutional functioning
• To act as achange agent in the institution
• To better internal communication.

About


Vision

To make quality the defining element of higher education in India through a combination of self and external quality evaluation, promotion and sustenance initiatives.

Mission
• To arrange for periodic assessment and accreditation of institutions of higher education or units thereof, or specific academic programmes or projects.
• To stimulate the academic environment for promotion of quality of teaching-learning and research in higher education institutions.
• To encourage self-evaluation, accountability, autonomy and innovations in higher education
• To undertake quality-related research studies, consultancy and training programmes
• To collaborate with other stakeholders of higher education for quality evaluation, promotion and sustenance.
IQAC Coordinator Message

Greetings
Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of Parvathaneni Brahmayya Siddhartha College of Arts and Science was established in 2004 for providing comprehensive education and creating holistic personality in every student.

The college was established on the Buddhist Philosophy with an aim to enlighten the young minds with a slogan “Atma Deepo Bhava”. The Buddhists in the world first made Education open to all. Since inception, the college provide an equal opportunity to people from all walks of life.

IQAC formulated and implemented different measures/strategies to ensure quality in teaching learning process. It collects analyses and reviews the feedback collected from different stake holders and initiates appropriate actions with help of management.

IQAC also focuses on strengthening faculty by conducting faculty development programmes, orientation programmes and supporting research oriented programmes. It also believes in skilling the students by conducting workshops, training sessions, internships at various organisations.

The college provides an excellent infrastructural facilities and a platform (intramural and extramural competitions) to students to excel in co-curricular and extracurricular activities including sports. Our students are doing commendable job in social awareness campaigns including digital transaction literacy.

From the academic year 2017-18, the college is working on full academic autonomy for all PG Courses along with UG Courses. I personally appreciate all staff members in shouldering the additional responsibility in creating good ecosystem and students in maintaining harmony in the campus.


Dr. S. Babu Rajendra Prasad
Associate Professor and IQAC Coordinator
Value Framework
To promote the following core values among the HEIs of the country:
• Contributing to National Development
• Fostering Global Competencies among Students
• Inculcating a Value System among Students
• Promoting the Use of Technology
• Quest for Excellence

Seven Steps for Quality
Quest for Excellence
Understanding the Concept
Action-Orientation
Learner-centric approach
Innovation for change
Training to build competencies
Year-round activity

Ten Action Points for IQAC
1. Designing and implementing Annual Plans for institution-levelactivities for quality enhancement.
2. Arrange for feedback responses from students for quality- related institutional processes.
3. Development and application of quality benchmarks/parameters for the various academic and administrative activities of the institution
4. Retrieval of information on various quality parameters of higher education and best practices followed by other institutions
5. Organization of workshops and seminars on quality-related themes and promotion of quality circles and institution-wide dissemination of the proceedings of such activities
6. Development and application of innovative practices in various programmes/activities leading to quality enhancement
7. Participation in the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive for quality education
8. Work for the development of internalization andinstitutionalization of quality enhancement policies and practices
9. Act as a nodal unit of the institution for augmenting quality- related activities
10. Prepare focused Annual Quality Assurance Reports (AQARS)
S.NoNamePhone Number
1Dr.M. Ramesh,Principal 0866-2554014, 9989616969Chairperson
2Prof.V. Uma Maheswara Rao, Department of Applied Mathematics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam Ph : 9849162699,umrao57@hotmail.com Educationalist
3Prof.B. Raja Sekhar, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad.Ph : 9866699983,brsms@uohyd.ernet.in, b_rajashekhar@yahoo.com Academician
4Dr. M. Lakshmi Prasad, Sujay Biotech, Pvt limited, 19A, 3rd Road, 3rd Phase, Auto Nagar, Vijayawada 9951613842, Email : drmlakshmiprasad@gmail.com Industrialist
5Sri P.V.V.S. Murthy, 40-25-48/1B, Brunda Nilayam, Ashram Road, Patamatalanka, Vijayawada-520010 Ph: 9849082333, Email : pvvs_murty@yahoo.com Local Body Member
6Sri S. Venkateswara Rao, Convener of the college 0866-2573599, 9949124849, 0866-2433846 (R) Management Member
7Sri V. Babu Rao, Director0866-2479416, 9948221110Member
8Prof. Rajesh C Jampala,Dean (Academics & Administration) 9866806069Senior Administrative Officer
9Dr.M. Manoranjani, HOD, Chemistry & Vice-Principal9866046499Senior Administrative Officer
10Dr.S.B. Rajendra Prasad, Associate Professor in Business Admn. 9440210697, brp_suryadevara@yahoo.com Coordinator
11Dr.T.N.V.S.S. Satya Dev9440261355, devtsatya@yahoo.co.in Co-Coordinator
12Dr.J.L. Ram Prasad9441175955,jlrprasad@gmail.com Co-Coordinator
13Sri A. Vithal Rao, Controller of Examinations0866-2476671Senior Administrative Officer
14Sri K. Sridhar, Dy.HOD, Computer Science & Placement Officer9849965036Senior Administrative Officer
15Sri P. Subhakar, NSS Programme Officer 9866007756Senior Administrative Officer
16Prof.V.L. Prasannam, Professor & HOD, Mathematics 9866112972Member
17Dr.G. Srilatha, HOD, English 9030777264Member
18Smt.M. Tasneem, Dy.HOD, Physics 9441518746, 9440494555Member
19Dr. T. Ravi Kiran, HOD, Computer Science9441176980Member
20Sri G. Chakravarthi, HOD, Statistics9985544990Member
21Sri K.S.V. Sambasiva Rao, HOD, Electronics9441469690Member
22Sri P. Anil Babu, President, P.B. Siddhartha College of Arts & Science Alumni Association, Vijayawada 9866233230, Email: ponnamanilbabu@gmail.com Alumni Member
23Mr. Akash Mahajan, MBA First year, Roll No.20120 8328156668, Email : mahajanakash219@gmail.com Student member PG
24Jarugulla Nagalakshmi, I BCA Rno.203907 7816057287, Nagalaks hmijarugulla2003@gmail.com Student member UG
Constitution
The composition of the IQAC may be as follows:
1. Chairperson: Head of the Institution
2. Teachers to represent all level (Three to eight)
3. One member from the Management
4. Few Senior administrative officers
5. One nominee each from local society, Students and Alumni
6. One nominee each from Employers /Industrialists/Stakeholders
7. One of the senior teachers as the coordinator/Director of the IQAC
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