e-TQM College enters into partnership with Dubai Quality Group
e-TQM College, the pioneering e-learning institution specialized in offering Total Quality Management Education, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai Quality Group (DQG) whereby DQG will use all reference books about Total Quality Management, published by the Arabisation and Publishing Center of the college, which will support the group’s vision of pursuing quality systems in the UAE.
As per the MoU, e-TQM College will provide DQG with copies of all management and quality related books published by the Arabisation and Publishing Center. The college will also jointly conduct evening seminars for DQG members and the business community, and offer discounts on all e-TQM College various programmes.
On the other hand, the College will become an affiliate member of the group which will allow the college to take part in the Dubai Quality Group seminars and conferences by displaying information about the college’s academic and professional programmes.
Abdul Qader Obaid Ali, Chairman, Dubai Quality Group, said, “Providing a basis for exchange of knowledge among the business community has been a key objective of Dubai Quality Group, and the use of quality management books published by e-TQM College will prove to be an added tool for DQG in achieving its goals. The books published by e-TQM College’s Arabisation and Publishing Center are regarded as the most comprehensive Arabic reference books on management and quality related topics, and this will enable us to further the adoption of quality principles both in the public and private sector.”
Commenting on the MoU, Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Vice President, e-TQM College, said, “The principles of TQM are being increasingly accepted in the region, and our partnerships with different government and private sector organizations highlights the shift towards a quality-focused business environment. We are pleased to enter into partnership with Dubai Quality Group, which will lead to a mutually beneficial relationship. Dubai Quality Group has led the way in the pursuit of establishing quality systems in the UAE’s business community and we are glad that DQG will be utilizing the books published by our center as Arabic references. This will significantly help DQG’s efforts of promoting quality management principles in the country.”
“We will be working closely with DQG to fulfill the common vision of spreading and applying TQM practices in the country. We are looking forward to further our partnership by providing educational and professional support to the group and its members. e-TQM College has emerged as a leader in the field of TQM education and is working relentlessly to spread and promote its best practices in the government and business organizations in the region,” he added.
The e-TQM College provides learning and development opportunities to all those individuals aspiring to specialize in quality management and to those associated with its implementation and management. The college is the first of its kind in the world and was established with the aim of enhancing expertise to provide world-class e-learning programs to the community as well as the private and public sector employees.
About e-TQM College:
e-TQM College is a Dubai-based institution that has pioneered e-learning in the Middle East by launching world-class online courses in Total Quality Management. Launched in September 2002, the college is the first of its kind in the world. It has been recognized by EFQM, a leading European body for quality management, and has been accepted as a key member of the British Quality Foundation. It aims to be the college of choice for Total Quality Management in the Arab world.
e-TQM College provides e-learning programs to private and public sector employees as well as members of the public. Courses include Foundation Diploma in TQM, Excellence Best Practice Series and Certificate in Quality in Policing.