Quality Engineering Technology (QET) is defined as the branch of application engineering which deals with the principles and practices of product and service quality assurance and quality control. It is the application of statistical, mathematical and management methods, to improve the quality and reliability of industrial products, services, systems and processes.
Competitive pressure and customer demands have made quality an important issue for all providers of consumer and industrial products and services. Dr. Joseph Juran defines the efforts related to quality as the entire collection of activities through which we achieve fitness-for-use. QET encompasses the full range of these activities, including the planning, organizing, managing and measuring of product and services quality.
A career in quality engineering offers many different paths in a variety of settings such as:
- Quality Assurance Managers
- Service Quality Managers
- Quality Engineers
- Safety Specialists
- Health and Safety Advisors
- Process/System Analysts
- Internal / External Auditors
- Quality System Champions
- Management Quality Consultants
- Compliant Officers
The graduates from QE Program qualify to continue their study for higher level in Quality related field at any Universities in the world.