The vision of the Quality Assurance & Institutional Research Center is to set and monitor total quality standards that lead to the local and international accreditation and community satisfaction. It also seeks to provide accurate, timely, and reliable information to all units of AAU to design, develop, and implement strategies and techniques to improve effectiveness of all AAU units.
The QA & IRC is the unit that leads the process of upgrading the standard of quality in academic programs, services support, and administrative units in accordance with international standards and preparing for accreditation of local, regional, and international authorities. The center is also a service unit that provides information and centralized reporting services to clients both inside and outside of the University. The information provided assists decision making, policy development and the implementation of alternative solutions through a variety of analytic activities, data gathering and interpretation and research projects.