MQA Council Member's: 2019-2021 Session

Last Updated : 12 September 2019
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Majlis Agensi Kelayakan Malaysia

The Council of MQA, established under the Malaysian Qualifications Agency Act 2007 (Act 679) has the following functions:

  1. to approve plans and policies for the management of the Agency;
  2. to approve any amendment or update of the Malaysian Qualifications Framework;
  3. to approve policies and guidelines relating to accreditation of programmes, qualifications or higher education providers or institutional audit;
  4. to approve any matter relating to the functions, powers, duties, remuneration, allowance, honorarium, benefits and code of conduct of officers, employees, agents and consultants of the Agency;
  5. to receive and monitor reports, returns, statements and any other information relating to accreditation, institutional audit and evaluation;
  6. to do all things reasonably necessary for the performance of its functions under this Act.

Chairperson

Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Binti Ismail, FASc
Vice Chancellor
Universiti Sains Malaysia

Council Members




Dato' Dr. Rahmah Binti Mohamed
Chief Executive Officer
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

Position In MQA Council:
Chief Executive Officer

Dato' Dr. Mohd Gazali Bin Abas
Secretary General
Ministry of Education Malaysia

Position In MQA Council:
Secretary General, Ministry of Education Malaysia

Datuk Ir. Dr. Siti Hamisah Binti Tapsir
Director General of Higher Education
Ministry of Education Malaysia

Position In MQA Council:
Director General of Higher Education, Department of Higher Education

Dato' Amir Bin Omar
Secretary General
Ministry of Human Resources

Position In MQA Council:
Secretary General, Ministry of Human Resources

Dato' Dr. Mohd Khairi Bin Yakub
Chief Executive Officer
Malaysian Medical Council,Ministry of Health

Position In MQA Council:
Professional Body Representative

Dato' Ir. Dr. Meor Abdul Aziz Bin Haji Osman
Director General of Public Works
Public Works Department

Position In MQA Council:
Professional Body Representative

Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. R. Badlishah Bin Ahmad
Vice Chancellor
Universiti Malaysia Perlis

Position In MQA Council:
Public Higher Education Provider Representative

Prof. Dr. Patrick Kee Peng Kong
Vice Chancellor
Universiti SEGi

Position In MQA Council:
Private Higher Education Provider Representative

Tan Sri Dato' Soh Thian Lai
President
Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers

Position In MQA Council:
Expert

Dato' Dr. Thillainathan A/L Ramasamy
Board of Director
Universiti of Malaya

Position In MQA Council:
Expert

Prof. Dato' Dr. Mohd Azmi Bin Omar
President and Chief Executive Officer
International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)

Position In MQA Council:
Expert

Elizabeth Lee Fuh Yen (Dr.)
Senior Executive Director
Sunway University

Position In MQA Council:
Expert


Prof. Dr. Mohd Tajuddin Bin Mohd Rasdi
Professor
Faculty of Engineering Technology and Built Environment
UCSI University

Position In MQA Council:
Expert