The Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) was established in the year 1996 at Pondicherry Universityto promote quality enhancement of all aspects of University functioning. Over the years it has evolved mechanisms and procedures to ensure efficient, effective and progressive performance of academic and administrative tasks and to maintain relevance and quality of the academic programs. IQAC focuses on quality enhancement of teaching, learning,evaluation, research, extension and consultancy opportunities. The IQAC meets periodically to review the progress of the University and its quality enhancement based on the criteria suggested by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)and suggests actions for further strengthening and sustaining the quality. The quality of the academic programmes are ensured through constant monitoring.