Dr. Al-Faham pointed out that the conference was held over a period of (3) days, discussing (99) researches from a total of (260) that were presented in (9) sessions, with the participation of (16) Arab and foreign countries. He also clarified that the final statement of the conference recommended the establishment of an academic accreditation board, on the level of the Arab World which works on preparing a suitable environment for the application of quality standards at the institutions of higher education in the Arab World according to international standards.
The Faculty of Basic Education at the UOK took part in the Fourth International Arab Conference for Quality Assurance of Higher Education. It was held at the University of Zarqa, Jordan, in cooperation with the Union of Arab Universities. The participating delegation included the dean’s assistant for scientific affairs, Dr. Abbas Ali Al-Faham, whose research, entitled “Making Higher Education in Light of the Overall Quality”, dealt with the idea of regarding higher education as an industry that has its own components, reasons and quality.