THE OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY RECTOR – ACADEMIC, RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY

Dr. John Paul Mahona

Acting Deputy Rector

Objective

To provide expertise and support services to the Institute on matters related to Academic, Research and Consultancy.

Functions

The Office performs the following functions: –

  1. To manage day to day operation of the Institute in regards to Academic, Research and Consultancy affairs;
  2. To prepare criterion to be used in determine both eligibility to join the Institute by applicants and completion of the training by candidates before they can be awarded their credentials;
  3. To ensure smoothly linkages and -exchange of information between the Institute and other regulatory authorities as well as relevant stakeholders both locally and Internationally;
  4. To ensure smooth running of the training, research and consultancy functions;
  5. To advice the Rector on Policy and strategies for teaching and learning developments, actions to be taken and responses to be made concern practical training. practices, curricular and standards;
  6. To oversee the conduct of research-and-dissemination of research output;
  7. To ensure general quality assurance and quality control of academic, research. and consultancy;
  8. To deal with complaints relating to academic, short course, research and consultancy issues;
  9. To provide.academic leadership in curricular and courses evaluation including regular review of programs;
  10. To establish and manage links with other academic Institutions both Locally, Regionally and Internationally; and
  11. To respond communications from within and outside the Institute relating to practical training practice, curricular and standards.

The Office is led by a Deputy Rector and have the following Faculties and Directorate::

Faculties

  1. Faculty of Aviation Technology (FAT);
  2. Faculty of Maritime and Petroleum Technology (FoMPT);
  3. Faculty of Transport Engineering and Technology (FoTET);
  4. Faculty of Logistics and Business Studies (FoLBS);
  5. Faculty of Information and Technical Education (FolTE);

Directorates

  1. Academic Support Services Directorate; and
  2. Research and Consultancy Directorate.