The 5th Higher Education Conference
The 5th National Higher Education Conference will be held in Alzahra University in the May 20th and 21st 2020 with the theme of University Social Responsibility (USR). This was established by Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT) in 2016 and is executed by MSRT and one of the Iranian universities annually. The universities which have executed the conference in the past years are Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran University, Shahid Beheshti University and Sharif University of Technology. The chairman of the conference is Dr Mehdi Seifbarghy Vice chancellor for academic affairs of Alzahra University. Dr Mahnaz Molanazari the president of Alzahra University asked MSRT that this big event to be held in Alzahra University in 2020. The 2020 conference will be held by the partnership of two other Ministries whose missions are related to the education. Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MOHME) who is responsible for medical higher education and Ministry of Education (MOE) who is responsible for primary and secondary education in Iran.
The conference will be held in two days; in the first day, a few workshops will be executed. The titles are:
- Quality Assurance and Accreditation
- Education and Digital Transformation
- The functions of Carrier Development Centers In Universities:
- Problem-based Learning
- Introducing The Indices and Mechanisms of Times’ Sustainable Development Ranking System
- Novel Learning Methods in Accordance with USR
In the second days, a few Panels will be held which are focused on making education policies specially integration of the educational policies of MSRT, MOHME and MOE.