Outcome Based Education system is transformational way of bringing quality in education and ensuring success by activating all components of education. It was expressed by Malaysian Professor Ir. Megat Johri Megat Mohd Noor while delivering lecture in an International workshop on Outcome Based Education and its implementation held at University of Engineering & Technology Lahore. He said, “The era of teaching has been over and now it is time of learning through teamwork to bring all stakeholders close to each other for new path of development through education.”
He also stated, “Things are being redefined to face the challenges of upcoming era so educational institutions should play dynamic role of change instead of its conventional way of delivering.” Prof. Megat stressed to adopt the international standards to meet the demands of market and in this regard, curriculum development pedagogical techniques, linkages with industry should be the focusing areas. In workshop Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid said, “Precision, flexibility, assessment and participation are the core values of OBE which always encourage the universities to get progress and bring change in deliverance. OBE is paradigm shifting from conventional education to result oriented learning.
It provides new wave of observing world and occurrences. Keeping in view the importance of this approach UET has been implementing it since many years with its true spirit. In the connecting, academic departments and other supportive quarters are being persuaded to improve the quality of education. Adaptation of international standards will be helpful to get top position in international ranking of universities.” In this event, All Deans of UET, Head of Teaching Department, other senior faculty and Registrar UET Muhammad Asif were present. A shield was presented to the Prof. Dr. Megat Johari Megat Mohd Noor.