European recognition report published

The FAIR report is the end result of the EU-funded project ‘Focus on Automatic Institutional Recognition‘ (FAIR): FAIR report The report contains recommendations to further improve the recognition of foreign qualifications in Europe in the framework of international student admission and selection. ECA contributed to FAIR as a project partner.

ANQAHE and ECA sign Memorandum

The Arab Network for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ANQAHE) was established in 2007. The aim of ANQAHE is to ensure and strengthen quality assurance in higher education of the Arab region. To reach this aim ANQAHE engages in cooperation with similar organisations in the Arab region and other international networks. As ECA also aims to cooperate […]

Faculty of Education of University of Murcia awarded with the CeQuInt Certificate

The Faculty of Education (FE) of the University of Murcia UMU (Spain) was one of the Institutions that took part during the Cequint pilot procedure in the year 2014. On the basis of the documents provided and interviews, the expert panel could not recommend to certify the internationalization of the FE of Murcia University‘s satisfactory. […]

Dr Laura Rumbley talks about recent developments in internationalisation

On 14 December 2016 at NVAO in The Hague a webcast was recorded with Dr Laura Rumbley from Boston College, Center for International Higher Education. Dr Rumbley presented her insights and research on new developments in internationalisation of higher education. She also highlights the new concept of intelligent internationalisation. Based on her presentation a conversation […]

Presentations of ECA-NVAO Winter Seminar available

On 15 and 16 December 2016 the ECA-NVAO Winter Seminar was held. On 15 December the seminar took place in the Kurhaus in The Hague. The day started with a smaller seminar for the recipients of the ECA Certificate for Quality in Internationalisation (CeQuInt) and representatives of ECA. Dr Laura Rumbley from Boston College, Center […]

Bengaluru Statement on Next-Generation Quality Assurance

In October 2016 the Bengaluru Statement 2016 on Next-Generation Quality Assurance of Higher Education: A Shared Vision and Commitment for Fostering Partnership Beyond Borders” was issued. The statement was the culmination of the global summit organised by NAAC and APQN in Bengaluru (India). Over 120 delegates including 23 representatives of about 20 countries attended this […]

Global Summit on Quality Higher Education held on 16-17 September 2016 at Bengaluru, India.

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), India, is organising “Global Summit on Quality Higher Education: Sharing Values and Fostering Trust Beyond Borders” on 16-17 September 2016 at Bengaluru, India. The Global summit is being organised in collaboration with Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN). It aims to address many current issues by initiating dialogue among […]

ECA trainings highly valued by participants

http://eqar.eu/topics/joint-programmes.html   ECA organised two trainings in May 2016 which received positive feedback from the participants: Assessing the Quality of Internationalisation, 5-6 May 2016, Warsaw Ten participants from four countries followed this ECA training which was facilitated by Axel Aerden (NVAO) and Maciej Markowski (PKA). The training prepared participants for the assessment of internationalisation in […]

Register now for ECA trainings in May

There are still a few places left for the ECA trainings in May: “Assessing the Quality of Internationalisation”, 5 and 6 May 2016, Warsaw This training suitably prepares participants for the assessment of the quality of internationalisation in the framework of the ECA Certificate for Quality in Internationalisation (CeQuInt). For more information see the programme: […]

My first 100 days: Impressions from American Higher Education

Author: Hans de Wit, Director Center for International Higher Education, Boston College On September 1, 2015 I started as professor and director of the Center for International Higher Education (CIHE) at the Lynch School of Education, Boston College. Although the center, the university and the city were not new to me (I was a visiting lecturer […]