European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education (EQAR)

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History

Founded 4 Mar 2008, as European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education Association (EQAR Association), by European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA), European Students' Union (ESU), European University Association (EUA) and European Association of Institutions of Higher Education (EURASHE), at the request of European ministers of higher education (London Summit 2007). Registered in accordance with Belgian law.

Aims

Further the development of the European Higher Education Area by enhancing confidence in higher education and by facilitating the mutual recognition of quality assurance decisions; serve as a register of European higher education institutions and study programmes which are subject to regular external review by a quality assurance agency, and that have demonstrated their substantial compliance with a common set of principles for quality assurance in Europe, the European Standard and Guidelines (ESG).

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Activities

Certification/accreditation; knowledge management/information dissemination.

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Languages

English.

Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 3 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 3 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 36 countries
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Subjects *

  • Research, Standards
    • Quality Unification
    • Registry
  • Education
    • Secondary and Higher Education

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions

UIA Org ID

J5508

Last News Received

2017
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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