The Academic Board is a body comprising of senior academics and its main objective is to provide and continuously improve on the academic and standards governance within the entire Informatics group. It is also tasked with the auditing power for the group’s conformance to these specifications, and to take the appropriate action(s) to correct deviation, if any.
The appointment of membership to the Board is based on the individual’s experience in the tertiary education industry, and although the Board members come from various functions in the Group, they are knowledgeable individuals who will contribute in the rigorous discussion academically during the Board meetings.
The Board serves as the forum for the final review and discussion of policies, procedures and practices that involve collaboration and coordination among and between the academic schools and divisions.
It will set up clear leadership, guidelines and directions in academic and standards matters and communicate this to all the employees and public of the academic and standards matters of the group.
The members of the Board will usually sit for a term of 2 years, with the option for renewal by invitation from the Chair of the Board.