July 7, 2023 -The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) held a fruitful meeting to discuss the second quarter Full-time Delivery Unit in State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) across CARAGA at Caraga State University Cabadbaran Campus Athenaeum.
The meeting, attended by DBM officials, CHED representatives, and presidents of several SUCs, commenced with an opening remarks by RD Maria Fe D. Jagna, CESO IV of DBM Caraga . RD Jagna emphasized on ensuring and optimizing allocated resources towards enhancing the quality of education.
The activity was participated by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Region XIII and four other universities and colleges, namely: Agusan del Sur State College of Agriculture and Technology, Caraga State University, North Eastern Mindanao State University, and Surigao del Norte State University. Identified representatives from the mentioned agency and institutions presented and discussed important Physical, Financial, and Income Performances as of March 31, 2023.
The meeting marked a crucial gathering of top officials in the field of education, further cementing SUCs reputation as a leading institution in academic collaboration and advancement. The event provided a platform for discussing various aspects of full-time program delivery, encompassing both challenges and opportunities. Through insightful discussions and brainstorming sessions, the attendees were able to exchange ideas and best practices, which will undoubtedly contribute to enhancing educational practices and ensuring excellent student learning experiences.
The meeting concluded with a unanimous agreement to work towards implementing full-time delivery, with the DBM committed to providing the necessary support and resources to ensure its success. The DBM and CHED aim to improve the learning experience of millions of students enrolled in SUCs and empower these institutions to become world-class centers of education and research.