UGC allows India's Institutions of Eminence to set up campuses abroad

India’s top higher education institutions with the Institutions of Eminence (IoEs) status, such as several Indian Institutes of Technology and the University of Delhi, will now be able to set up branch campuses in foreign countries. This was made possibl

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White Paper - The Changing Landscape of Accreditation: Guide to Secondary-School Recognition in the United States

Accreditation in the United States has been and remains an integral aspect of the education system in the United States. Accreditation functions as the independent quality assurance mechanism to regulate elementary education through higher education inst

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Renamed Accreditor: AdvancED

In November 2018, AdvancED, which accredits schools for pre-K through grade 12 in the United States and other countries, merged with Measured Progress, which develops and supports assessment programs for schools. In August 2019, the combined organization

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NCHE issues press release on registration and accreditation of institutions and programs (Malawi)

The National Council for Higher Education issued a list of decisions regarding registration and accreditation of private institutions and programs. It reminded also that private institutions need to undergo the registration and accreditation process in o

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Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education established (Slovakia)

The Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education (Slovenská akreditačná agentúra pre vysoké školstvo) was established by government act in November 2018. It will carry out external quality assurance for higher education in Slovakia. The standards of

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