Internal Quality Assurance Committee

The Members of the Internal Quality Assurance Committee at CDA College:

• The Deputy General Director (Academic Affairs & Administration) (Chairman)

• Three Members of the Teaching Staff

• Two Members with quality assurance knowledge

• One Representative of the Student’s Union and for Masters two students (one bachelor and one master).


1. Dr. Pantelis Ioannou, DBA, Certified Chartered Marketer, M.B.A, FCIM, MCIM, DipM Marketing, Deputy General Director, Head of Academic Affairs and Administration.

2. Mr Efstathios Michael, MSc Electr. & Electronic Eng., BSc (Hons) Electr. & Electronic Eng. PCL, London, UK. MPSM, CIIM, Director of CDA Pafos.

3. Dr. Nicos Rodosthenous, PhD Tourism (Religion), MSc Airline Mgt, BA Religion, Diploma in Marketing,  Fellow of Sales & Marketing Management Institute, Member of The Chartered Institute of Transport, International Travel Consultant IATA, Head of Research Center, Asst. Professor.

4. Dr. Pavlos Panayi, PhD Data Communications, MBA Business, Head of ICT, Asst. Professor.

5. Mrs. Athina Koliandri, M.Sc. Educational Management, BSc. Hotel Restaurant & Institutional Management, IATA/UFTAA Diploma, Head of Tourism Studies,   Many years of experience in all the Accreditations, Administrative Officer.

6. Mrs. Katerina Kyriakidou,  PhD (C) Education, MA Applied Translation Studies, BA English Literature, Postgraduate Diploma Bilingual Translation, Many years of experience in all the Accreditations, Administrative Officer.

7. 1 Students’ Representative and

8. For Masters programmes (1 bachelor and 1 master students’ representatives).


• Responsible to apply all the requirements mentioned in the article 12 & 14 of educational quality assurance set by The Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education.

• Coordinate the preparation of Self-evaluation Reports related to the External Accreditations

• Responsible to prepare the General Accreditation Reports of the College to be sent to “Foreas”

• In the General Accreditation Reports should include the internal mechanisms maintaining the quality assurance in the College

• It controls the general direction of instruction, research, and examination, and awards degrees, diplomas and certificates as well as receive reports from all standing and special committees. For the time being, It undertakes the following:

• approves the organisation of faculties, institutions, and other academic units;

• plans, develops and reviews academic programmes;

• regulates the admission of persons to programmes of study and their attendance at such programmes and examinations;

• appoints and instructs examiners and Boards of Examiners, and oversees examinations;

• awards degrees, diplomas, certificates, and other marks of distinction;

• awards, scholarships, , prizes, and medals;

Erasmus brings together a number of earlier programs, such as student mobility schemes, adding new initiatives such as loan guarantees for Master’s students with simplified application procedures