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Misamis University Attains ISO 21001:2018 Certification for Management System

Misamis University Attains ISO 21001:2018 Certification for Management System

Misamis University is certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), a globally recognized authority in quality assurance and risk management, with the ISO 21001:2018 certification for its Management System. DNV issued Certificate No. C646241, dated February 20, 2024, validating Misamis University's compliance with the Educational Organizations Management System (EOMS) standard: ISO 21001:2018 until February 19, 2027. The certificate is valid for the following scope: Colleges of Agriculture and Forestry, Arts and Sciences. Business Management, Computer Studies, Criminology, Dentistry, Education, Engineering and Technology, Basic Education, Graduate School, Law, Maritime, Medical Technology, Nursing, Midwifery, and Radiologic Technology, including course development and other academic and support services. The attainment of this prestigious certification signifies the dedication and collaborative efforts of the university's administration and all of its stakeholders. 

Guided by the visionary leadership of University President Dr. Karen Belina F. De Leon, a series of strategic initiatives were set in motion to align with the stringent requirements outlined by ISO 21001:2018. These initiatives encompassed comprehensive evaluations of existing processes, revising and improving the established quality management systems per ISO 9001:2015, and the meticulous review of policies and procedures to ensure alignment with international standards. Additionally, faculty and staff underwent extensive training sessions to bolster their understanding of ISO 21001:2018 requirements, equipping them with the necessary competencies to seamlessly implement requisite changes across the university.

The rigorous journey towards ISO 21001:2018 certification demanded strict adherence to standards aimed at optimizing the effectiveness and efficiency of educational institutions. Misamis University's pursuit of this certification reflects its relentless quest to enhance educational practices to offer students an unparalleled learning experience. The culmination of tireless dedication and collective endeavor has led to Misamis University's official recognition as ISO 21001:2018 certified, marking a pivotal moment in its journey toward educational excellence. This achievement not only validates the institution's steadfast pursuit of excellence but also positions it as a trailblazer in the realm of education within the region.

In response to this remarkable milestone, the university president has expressed her gratitude and pride, stating, "This ISO 21001:2018 certification is a testament to Misamis University's unwavering commitment to delivering quality education. We firmly believe that an effective Educational Management System is pivotal in fostering a conducive learning environment and facilitating continuous improvement. This recognition motivates for us to further enhance our educational processes and nurture the holistic development of our students." She also extended her appreciation to Misamis University employees for their unwavering dedication throughout the certification process, emphasizing the paramount importance of upholding the elevated standards set by ISO 21001:2018 and continuing to strive for excellence across all facets of university operations.

As the university embarks on its onward journey, it remains resolute in its dedication to providing education of the highest caliber that aligns with international standards, further solidifying its standing as a premier educational institution committed to academic excellence and student success.

The successful certification of Misamis University to ISO 21001:2018 stands as a testament to the collective efforts of its administration, deans, department heads, faculty, staff, students, and other stakeholders, underscoring their unwavering commitment to elevating the quality of education imparted by the institution.



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