The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has made a policy decision to direct all Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) to establish Quality Enhancement Cells (QEC). It has also issued Guidelines for the establishment and monitoring of QECs.
Quality is an inherent and distinguished characteristic through which an institution can guarantee the maintenance and enhancement of its education. Quality is an ongoing process of building and sustaining relationships by assessing, anticipating, and implied needs. Educational standards are Enhanced and maintained through quality of education.
QEC is responsible to ensure that the college's quality assurance procedures are designed to fit in with the arrangements in place nationally for maintaining and improving the quality of higher education.