Executive Secretary

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  • Vision

To become a leading regional higher education regulatory agency supporting systematic growth and excellence of university education.


  • Mission

To promote accessible, equitable and harmonized quality university education systems that produce nationally and globally competitive outputs.


  • Motto

Universities for Prosperity.


>> Our Core Values

  • Professionalism

We treat every individual with kindness, dignity and care; consider the thoughts and ideas of others inside and outside TCU with a strong commitment to exemplary personal and institutional altruism, accountability, integrity and honour.

  • Transparency

We build up a work culture where employees rigorously communicate with their peers and exchange ideas and thoughts, to gradually building up trust and pride.

  • Efficiency

We manage resources smartly, focus on activities that create value and deliver at an appropriate speed and quality at all times.

  • Integrity

We ensure that all the academic outputs are produced in line with the international quality by introducing quality assurance measures.

  • Tolerance

We foster a spirit of equality that embraces mutual respect, fair play and compassion for those in need and pursuit of the public good.

  • Equity

We provide equal opportunities for all with equality of men and women.

  • Accountability

We take charge of our choices and actions by showing maturity and not shift blame on others or take improper credit. We pursue excellence with diligence, perseverance, and continued improvement.

  • Commitment

We demonstrate honesty in our communication and conduct while managing ourselves with integrity and reliability.

  • Creativity

We anticipate and respond to each challenge with innovative solutions and passion.