INQAAHE Review Reports

Review of CNED

The Consejo Nacional de Educación (CNED) requested that the International Network of Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) conduct an “adherence review” of the agency. The review was conducted by a panel of three highly experienced international evaluators and assessed the policies and practices of CNED against INQAAHE’s “Guidelines of Good Practice in Quality Assurance.” Based on an informative and analytical self-evaluation report submitted by CNED, the external team visited its offices located in Providencia, Chiile, on March 8 -11, 2015.

Review of QQA

The National Authority for Qualifications and Quality Assurance of Education & Training (QQA) was reviewed against the Guidelines for Good Practice developed by the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE). The review was conducted by the external panel of independent experts appointed by the INQAAHE. Visit took place from 3 to 5 March 2015.

Review of EAPAA

EAPAA has commissioned the International Network of Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) to coordinate an external evaluation of the agency for the purpose of establishing its compliance with the INQAAHE Guidelines of Good Practice (GGP). EAPAA also asked the review team to evaluate its compliance with the European Standards and Guidelines (ESG) with the intent of seeking registration in the European Quality Register (EQAR). Based on an informative and analytical self-evaluation report submitted by EAPAA, the review team conducted a site visit in Edinburgh on 10-11 September 2013.

Review of CNA

The National Accreditation Council (Consejo Nacional de Acreditación, CNA) of Colombia has asked to be reviewed simultaneously by INQAAHE (International Network of Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education) and RIACES (Red Iberoamericana de Agencias de Calidad en la Educación Superior, Iberian-American Network of Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education) on the basis of its compliance with the Guidelines of Good Practice adopted by these networks. The Panel visited the Agency’s headquarters in Bogota from 30 January to 2 February 2012.

Review of SINAES

The Sistema Nacional de Accreditacion de la Education Superior (SINAES) from Costa Rica requested that INQAAHE conduct an “adherence review” of the agency. This review, conducted by a team of three highly experienced international and independent evaluators, measured the policies and practices of SINAES against INQAAHE’s “Guidelines of Good Practice in Quality Assurance.” The team visited the SINAES offices from the 22nd to 24th March 2010.