INQAAHE Secretariat:

The Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency, AQU Catalunya
C. dels Vergós, 36-42
08017 Barcelona

Tel: +34 93 268 89 50


The International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) is a world-wide association of over 200 organisations active in the theory and practice of quality assurance in higher education. The great majority of its members are quality assurance agencies that operate in many different ways, although the Network also welcomes (as associate members) other organisations that have an interest in QA in HE.

INQAAHE offers members many services, including a Journal, a Bulletin, a Query service, a Good Practice database, and a Professional Qualification in QA. There are also Conferences and Fora at least annually.

Click here for more information about INQAAHE

INQAAHE Forum 2014, 26-28 May

INQAAHE Forum 2014 website is available at Registration is now open. 

Last Bulletin!

Consult the INQAAHE September Bulletin for the latest news: there is news from the Secretariat, news from Members and lots of upcoming events.

INQAAHE Bulletin September 2014

The new INQAAHE Secretariat

We are delighted to inform you that the INQAAHE Secretariat will be hosted by The Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency, AQU Catalunya from 1 October 2013. AQU is situated in Barcelona, Spain.

AQU Congratulations!

What's New

Consult the latest INQAAHE News!

We've got news for you!

If your organisation is a Full or Associate member you (and all your colleagues) can register on our mailing list to receive all INQAAHE updates!

Scholarships available!

INQAAHE is delighted to inform its members that INQAAHE will be providing funds for qualified applicants from developing countries to enroll for a Graduate Certificate in Quality Assurance at The University of Melbourne.

The Quality Assurance for Professionals Program is a one-year professionally-oriented graduate-level certificate intended to lead to internationally-trained expertise for people working in or interested in quality assurance or accreditation in higher education. Here you will find more information about the Program.

Please click here for more information about the scholarships and the apply instructions. The scholarship application closing date for a start in February 2014 is Monday, 14 October 2013.

Taipei, 8-11 April 2013: a succesful INQAAHE Conference

The INQAAHE 2013 Conference took place in Taipei, Taiwan from 8 until 11 April. Many participants attended the Workshops, the presentations, the networks meeting and many more activities. INQAAHE is proud to announce that the Conference was a frank success and wishes to thank all presenters, attendants and organisers for their contributions.

For a first impression, please visit the Conference website.

GGP Aligned Agencies

INQAAHE is delighted to inform you that ASIIN (Germany) and NZUAAU (New Zealand) are comprehensively adhering to the INQAAHE Guidelines of Good Practice. They are added to the GGP database.

ASIIN and NZUAAU: Congratulations!

Publication Available

The keynote presentations of the INQAAHE-ENQA Seminar (Brussels, 2011) are included in the publication below.

Connecting European and Global Experiences

Mission Statement

Learn more about who we are and what we do by consulting our mission statement

Good Practices in QA Database

INQAAHE invites its members to view existing good practices and to submit their own good practices for inclusion in the GPQA database.

INQAAHE Forum 2014

INQAAHE Forum 2014 website is available at Registration is now open.

What can INQAAHE do for you?

Guidelines of Good Practice

Consult the INQAAHE Guidelines of Good Practice and the list of agencies that are aligned with these guidelines.

Suggestion Box

INQAAHE members are invited to submit their suggestions, ideas and observations in our suggestion box.

INQAAHE projects supported by GIQAC

The Global Initiative for Quality Assurance Capacity (GIQAC) is a partnership project of The World Bank and UNESCO to support higher education in developing countries and in countries in transition. INQAAHE projects which are co-funded by GIQAC include:

-INQAAHE Small States Internship Programme
-Scholarships for the QAP Programme
-Support for attending the INQAAHE events
-Feasibility study on the impact of cross-border QA