The Agency for Quality Assurance through Accreditation of Study Programs (AQAS) is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated for the accreditation of higher education institutions in Germany. It is supported by more than 80 member institutions, both higher education institutions (HEIs) as well as academic associations. AQAS was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. To date it has accredited more than 3,500 degree programs at universities and universities of applied sciences, including numerous programs outside of Germany. In January 2009, the German Accreditation Council granted permission to AQAS to accredit quality assurance systems of higher education institutions as well.

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  • AQAS
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  • Die Agentur für Qualitätssicherung durch Akkreditierung von Studiengängen e.V. (AQAS) ist eine im Rahmen des Bologna-Prozesses gegründete, länderübergreifend arbeitende Agentur für die Akkreditierung von Studiengängen an Universitäten und Fachhochschulen in Deutschland mit Sitz in Köln. (de)
  • The Agency for Quality Assurance through Accreditation of Study Programs (AQAS) is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated for the accreditation of higher education institutions in Germany. It is supported by more than 80 member institutions, both higher education institutions (HEIs) as well as academic associations. AQAS was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. To date it has accredited more than 3,500 degree programs at universities and universities of applied sciences, including numerous programs outside of Germany. In January 2009, the German Accreditation Council granted permission to AQAS to accredit quality assurance systems of higher education institutions as well. The agency is member in various international education networks: The European University Association (EUA), the European Consortium for Accreditation (ECA), the The European Network for Quality Assurance (ENQA) and the European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education (EQAR). (en)
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  • EUA (en)
  • ENQA (en)
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  • European Consortium for Accreditation (en)
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  • Educational accreditation
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  • Die Agentur für Qualitätssicherung durch Akkreditierung von Studiengängen e.V. (AQAS) ist eine im Rahmen des Bologna-Prozesses gegründete, länderübergreifend arbeitende Agentur für die Akkreditierung von Studiengängen an Universitäten und Fachhochschulen in Deutschland mit Sitz in Köln. (de)
  • The Agency for Quality Assurance through Accreditation of Study Programs (AQAS) is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated for the accreditation of higher education institutions in Germany. It is supported by more than 80 member institutions, both higher education institutions (HEIs) as well as academic associations. AQAS was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. To date it has accredited more than 3,500 degree programs at universities and universities of applied sciences, including numerous programs outside of Germany. In January 2009, the German Accreditation Council granted permission to AQAS to accredit quality assurance systems of higher education institutions as well. (en)
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  • AQAS (en)
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