The Maharaja Sayajirao
University of Baroda
The Annual Quality Assurance Report
Internal Quality Assurance Cell
The Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) of
Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)
Name of Institution : The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
Year of Report : 2008-09
Part A: Plan of action and Outcome Achieved by IQAC
; To initiate Centralization of reassessment of Examination work
; To file new Patents
; To strengthen the computerization of administration and the process of
admissions and examination results, issue of certificates
; To Increase infrastructure facilities in different laboratories and different sports
facilities under Physical Education, Hostels and different parts of Campus
1. Activities reflecting the goals and objectives of the Institution Nos. of activity Details of activities
47 National Seminars/ workshops/Symposium
05 Short term training
07 New Courses
19 Projects above 10 lakhs
06 UGC – DRS
06 UGC –DSA
01 UGC – CAS
01 UGC –COSIST
09 DST - FIST
01 Reserve bank of India funded Research cell (Banking)
01 Planning Commission Unit was setup (Economics)
06 Endowment Lecture series
19 Lectures under UGC
33 Extra Mural Talks
72 Lectures under other schemes_6745(UG),2052(PG), 3(M Phil), 89(Ph
D), 667 (DIP) were invited to confer degrees (UG /PG / DIP) at th53 Annual Convocation.
2. New academic programmes initiated (UG and PG)
Fitness Management, Nutrition & Health, Food Safety and Hygiene and Event
Management & MSC(Environmental Science).
3. Innovations in curricular design and transaction
Initiation taken to introduce semester system and choice based credit system in
BA, B Com and B Sc.
4. Inter-disciplinary and New programmes started
Following courses are offered by Centre for Continuing and Adult Education and
Fees Course Name Duration Eligibility Remark (Rs)
Fitness Managment 1 year Equivalent 10000 Inter disciplinary
Nutrition and Health 6 months Equivalent 5000 Inter disciplinary
Graduate/ Dip/ Food Safty and 6 months Equivalent Inter disciplinary Hygiene experience
Event Managment 6 months Equivalent Inter disciplinary
Retail Managment 1 year Graduate
Autocad 45 days HSC
5. Examination reforms implemented
Centralization of reassessment work initiated
6. Candidate qualified: NET / SLET/ GATE etc
50 Net qualified; 03 SLET qualified
7. Initiative towards faculty development programmes
Two Staff Refresher Courses organized.
Orientation programme of 15 days for new recruited teachers organized.
Several Symposia, Seminars organized with inhouse faculty participation also.
Sabbatical leave given to teachers.
Consultancy service permitted.
Leave & Financial Assistance provided for attending seminars / symposiums within
India & Abroad.
8. Total number of seminars / workshops conducted 46
9. Research Projects
a. Newly implemented 59
b. Completed 13
10. Patents generated, if any 2 filed
11. New collaborative research Programmes 03
12. Research grants received from various agencies 59
Total Number of 59 Projects / Schemes / Programmes Sanctioned by various
funding agencies with a total inlay of Rs 6,87,66,684/- (Rs Six Crores
EightySeven Lacs Sixty Six Thousand Six Hundred Eighty Four Only)
13. Details of Research scholars
No. of Research Scholar received fellowship from various funding agencies during the year
UGC AICTE CSIR DBT ICHR ICMR ICSSR ICPR GSET TOTAL