ASHE - Agency for Science and Higher Education
The Agencija za znanost i visoko obrazovanje (The Croatian Agency for Science and Higher Education, AZVO) independently assures the quality of science and higher education in the Republic of Croatia by accrediting new higher education and scientific institutions and programmes, auditing and re-accrediting the existing institutions and implementing other procedures aimed at evaluating various segments of the higher education and research sector. AZVO is also tasked with recognition of foreign higher education qualifications, collection of data on Croatian science and higher education, procedure of centralized applications to undergraduate programmes at Croatian higher education institutions, and administrative and expert support to bodies working in Croatian higher education and science.
Agency's position within the national higher education system
The history of the agency
The Agency was established on March 8th