IQA achieves its purpose and goals through a range of methods, including:

  • Promoting a common core of quality assurance principles and standards that would guide higher education provisions in the countries of the Islamic World;
  • Facilitating training and disseminating knowledge and information;
  • Fostering transnational research and development on quality assurance in higher education;
  • Providing quality assurance expertise and consultancy services to assist establishment of quality assurance agencies;
  • Developing collaboration with other organizations that promote quality in higher education; and
  • Other appropriate means as determined by the Roundtable and/or the Executive Board.