Goals and Expected Outcome for 2011-2015
The Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization) has set up its goals to develop education standards to be used in education quality assurance of all educational institutions. It is, therefore, mandatory that every educational institution at least undergo the external quality assessment in every five years.
The education quality assurance is an educational procedure established to entrust learners, parents, community and society with confidence and assurance that educational institutions will provide then with qualified and standardized education as stipulated by the set-up criteria. The collaboration between state and private sectors will additionally yield an invaluable benefit towards the education quality development and also undoubtedly enhance Thailand’s competitiveness in the world community.
ONESQA’s Expected Outcome and Goals for 2011 – 2015
The Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization) plays a significant in performing educational quality assessment. Its aim is to develop qualified educational management system and administration for all education institutes where learners can be provided with opportunities to nurture themselves to become qualified grown-ups with virtue, competence and happiness through their life-long learning experiences and activities.
ONESQA is established with the aims of developing the criteria and methods for external quality assessment; assessing educational achievements in order to check the quality of educational institutions, bearing in mind the objectives, principles and guidelines for educational provision at each level as stipulated in the national education law. External quality assessment of all educational institutions will be made at least once every five years since the last assessment. The assessment outcomes will be duly submitted to the agencies concerned and the general public. The missions stipulated in the Royal Decree Establishing the Office include: