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BSMRAAU Conducts 12 Days Workshop on Outcome Based Education (OBE)


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A workshop on Outcome Based Education (OBE) was concluded on 31 October 2021 at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Aviation and Aerospace University (BSMRAAU). University's Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) organized the 12-days long workshop. In-house OBE expert, Lecturer Md. Samin Rahman conducted the workshop, steered by Distinguished Professor Md Abdus Salam, Dean, Faculty of Aviation Engineering, BSMRAAU and national evaluator of Board of Accreditation for Engineering & Technical Education (BAETE), Bangladesh. The faculty members and senior leadership of the University attended the workshop.

The workshop was part of BSMRAAU's efforts to build institutional capacity to achieve its vision of becoming a leading international university in aviation and aerospace. Mentionable that OBE is a student-centric teaching and learning methodology, in which the course development, delivery, assessments are planned to achieve Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Result-focused and Time-bound (SMART) objectives and outcomes. The participants of the workshop acquired in-depth knowledge on the OBE process including hands-on practice on how to design curriculum, instruction and assessment of different academic programs and the mapping of the outcomes

Speaking at the closing ceremony, Vice Chancellor, BSMRAAU Air Vice Marshal Muhammad Nazrul Islam lauded IQAC's initiative and thanked all participants for completing an enlightening and thought-provoking workshop on OBE. He urged all to reflect on the learnings from the workshop and implement the OBE methodology in BSMRAAU's academic activities to benefit the students and achieve the vision of the University to become a global centre of excellence for aviation and aerospace-related studies.