Ms. Siriporn Kijkuakul, the Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education, presided over the meeting of the Higher Education Administrators Development Curriculum Committee at the Ministry of education on May 8, 2013.
The participants at the meeting were informed of the appointment of the committee to manage the curriculum of Higher Education Administrators Development, as well as the results of the Second Higher Administrators Development Program (second year), which was the training of77 people.
The framework for the above program in the third yearwas considered in the meeting, as well as the principles for selecting lecturers, domestic and foreign study tours, qualifications, criteria, and quota system for selecting people to be trained in the development program.
The purpose of the Higher Administrators Development Program was to enhance the potential of government officers who are leaders and administrators of higher education, enabling them to catch up with the changes in the region and in the present world to raise the level of competitiveness between countries. So far, the program has been run for two years, with a total of 141 participants. The year 2013 is going to be the third year of the program. The proportion of participants coming from the Minister of Education and those from outside is 75:25.