Programmes Approval & Accreditation

Programmes Approval & Accreditation

Provisional Accreditation, Programme Approval, Full Accreditation and JPA Recognition

Provisional Accreditation
A programme will receive the Provisional Accreditation status which is issued by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) if it meets the minimum requirements/standards set by MQA. All programmes offered by Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) have received the Provisional Accreditation from MQA.

Approval to Conduct Programme by Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE)
All programmes offered by TAR UC must be approved by MOHE before TAR UC can commence the enrolment of students for the programme.

Full Accreditation by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
All TAR UC programmes will undergo the Full Accreditation inspection by regulatory bodies when the 1st cohort of students enters the final semester of study and when a programme is due for a re-accreditation exercise. A programme that receives a Full Accreditation status refers to having met all the requirements/standards set by MQA and will be listed in the Malaysian Qualifications Register (MQR).

JPA Recognition
Programmes that were recognised by MOHE and being registered at e-sisraf will be updated up to December 2016.

Under the recognition of MQA, programmes that are recognised by the Malaysian Government will not be updated to e-sisraf effective January 2017 onwards. All newprogrammes’ recognitions are to refer to MQR.