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Newly Selected Fiji Qualifications Council Members Took Oath of Office

The newly elected members of the Fiji Qualifications Council (FQC) took their Oath of Office and formally signed their contracts today at the Higher Education Commission Fiji (HECF) Office. The FQC members comprise Mr. Anirudh Singh as Chair, accompanied by esteemed colleagues: Mrs. Atelini Koroiwaca, Mr. Eremasi Tamanisau, Mr. Jinesh Lal, Mr. Pravee Anand Maharaj, Mrs. Rakeshni Lata, Mr. Ravai Antonio, and Mrs. Taraivosa Tinai Tuitoga. This event marks the initiation of their roles in steering the FQC towards its objectives with dedication and integrity.

Addressing the FQC members, HECF Chair, Mr. Steve Chand, looked forward to working together on the Fiji National Qualifications Framework. He stressed the importance of setting and reviewing standards to produce skilled graduates ready for the workforce, highlighting the crucial role of the FQC.

“In response to the escalating demand for graduates both domestically and internationally, it is incumbent upon us to devise strategies that uphold quality standards while meeting industry requirements,” stressed Mr. Chand, highlighting the paramount importance of maintaining quality amidst market demands.

Dr. Rohit Kishore, CEO of HECF, provided an overview, acquainting the Council members with pertinent insights and updates crucial to their mandate.

In reciprocation, Mr. Anirudh Singh, Chair of the FQC, conveyed gratitude on behalf of the Council members, expressing eagerness for a productive tenure of service.