Conference Agenda

S05: Strengthening Engineering Education in Developing Countries
Thursday, 18/Nov/2021:
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Session Chair: Prof. Paulo Ferreira, Polytechnic of Porto, School of Engineering, Portugal
Session Chair: Dr. Jamie Gurganus, University of Maryland Baltimore County, United States of America
Session Chair: Dr. Elena Ruiz Larrocha, UNED, Spain
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty

Floor 3


Gender Distribution in Academic Leadership: An Exploratory Study of Top Universities of Bangladesh

Lamia Iftekhar1, Musharrat Hossain1, Ilyas Rasul2, S.N. Towni1, Asma Arisha1, Naseeha Nuzhat1

1North South University, Bangladesh; 2Friendship NGO, Bangladesh

On the ABET accreditation of academic programs and rankings of universities in Saudi Arabia

Mohammed Mujahid Ulla Faiz, Mubarak Saad Almutairi

University of Hafr Al Batin, Hafr Al Batin, 31991, Saudi Arabia

Perceptions on online video tutorials for perceived difficult assignments in a Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Electrical Engineering subject at an African University of Technology: COVID-19 lockdown solutions

NICOLAAS Luwes, LEANRI van Heerden

Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT)

Role of Indian Higher Education towards Aatmanirbhar India: Government Policies and Initiatives to promote Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Rohit Kandakatla1, Rajanikanth Aluvala2, Sreedevi DeviReddy3, Gopalkrishna Joshi4

1KG Reddy College of Engineering and Technology, India; 2Vardhaman College of Engineering, India; 3SR University; 4Karnataka State Council for Higher Education

A decade of chemical engineering graduates: their roles and skills in the world of work

Robbie Pott, Mieke De Jager

Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Real Engineering Problems in an Undergraduate Course: The learning methodologies and assessment tools

Ricardo Diogo1, AndrĂ© VenĂ¢ncio2, Maria Angela Roveredo Santos2, Eduardo Loures2, Neri Santos1

1UFSC, Brazil; 2PUCPR, Brazil