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Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the Bsc "Journalism" and Bsc "English Language" programs, offered by "Aleksandër Xhuvani" University, Elbasan

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the Bsc "Journalism" and Bsc "English Language" programs, offered by "Aleksandër Xhuvani" University, Elbasan

On December 5, 2022, the visits were carried out as part of the accreditation of the Bsc "Journalism" and Bsc "English Language" study programs, offered by the ...

07 / 12 / 2022

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the programs MA "Conducting and Teaching", MA "Composition and Teaching", Msc  "Musicology and Teaching", MA "Canto and Teaching" and MA "Piano and Teaching", offered by the University of Arts

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the programs MA "Conducting and Teaching", MA "Composition and Teaching", Msc "Musicology and Teaching", MA "Canto and Teaching" and MA "Piano and Teaching", offered by the University of Arts

On November 30, December 1 - 2, 2022, the visits were carried out as part of the accreditation of the Master of Arts study programs in "Conducting and Teac...

05 / 12 / 2022

ASCAL part of the webinar "Overcoming obstacles in reaching compliance with the ESG: lessons learned from the SEQA-ESG project" organized by ENQA

ASCAL part of the webinar "Overcoming obstacles in reaching compliance with the ESG: lessons learned from the SEQA-ESG project" organized by ENQA

The Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education (ASCAL), represented by Mr. Erjon Xhako, participated in the webinar "Overcoming obstacles in reaching complian...

25 / 11 / 2022

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the programs Professional Master in "Accordion and Teaching" and Professional Master in "Guitar and Teaching" offered by the University of Arts

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the programs Professional Master in "Accordion and Teaching" and Professional Master in "Guitar and Teaching" offered by the University of Arts

On November 17-18, 2022, the visits were carried out as part of the accreditation of the Professional Master study programs in "Accordion and Teaching" and...

24 / 11 / 2022

ASCAL part of the 2022 European Quality Assurance Forum (EQAF)

ASCAL part of the 2022 European Quality Assurance Forum (EQAF)

The Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education, ASCAL, represented from Mrs. Aleksandra Xhamo and Ms. Denisa Bogdani, participated at the 2022 European Qualit...

22 / 11 / 2022

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the programs Master of Arts in "Choreography and Teaching" and Master of Arts in "Scenography-Costume Design and Teaching" offered by the University of Arts

Visit in the framework of the accreditation of the programs Master of Arts in "Choreography and Teaching" and Master of Arts in "Scenography-Costume Design and Teaching" offered by the University of Arts

On November 17-18, 2022, the visits were carried out as part of the accreditation of the Master of Arts study programs in "Choreography and Teaching" and Master...

22 / 11 / 2022

ASCAL and ANVUR cooperate to increase quality in higher education

ASCAL and ANVUR cooperate to increase quality in higher education

The Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ASCAL), represented by the director of the Agency, Mrs. Xhiliola Bixheku, and the Italian National Agency ...

10 / 11 / 2022

Visit in the framework of periodic institutional accreditation of the Albanian University

Visit in the framework of periodic institutional accreditation of the Albanian University

On October 31 and November 1, 2022, the External Evaluation Group carried out the visits within the periodic institutional accreditation of Albanian University...

02 / 11 / 2022

ASCAL participates in the seminar on the recognition and qualifications of higher education and quality assurance in higher education

ASCAL participates in the seminar on the recognition and qualifications of higher education and quality assurance in higher education

ASCAL, represented by Mr. Erjon Xhako, Head of Relation with the Accreditation Board and Internationalisation Department, participated in the Workshop on the re...

31 / 10 / 2022

2022 ENQA General Assembly

2022 ENQA General Assembly

Director of the Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education (ASCAL) Ms. Xhiliola Bixheku and the Head of Statistics and Analysis Department Ms. Ersi Dako, part...

31 / 10 / 2022

ANNOUNCEMENT

The Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education, informs the public that the transitional phase between the two accreditations until the decision of the Accreditation Board is regulated by the Decision of the Accreditation Board no. 2 dated 07.04.2017 "On determining the duration and terms of accreditation validity in the framework of decision-making for the accreditation of higher education institutions and study programs" point 4, and the Decision of the Accreditation Board no. 22, dated 14.05.2020 "On the institutional accreditation and study programs term validity as well as the extension of the deadline for accreditation application" point 1.

Point 4 states that: For the purpose of accreditation validity when the final decision of the Accreditation Board is positive, Higher Education Institutions that have submitted the request for periodic accreditation or fulfillment of recommendations/conditions, in accordance with applicable law and that have been in the evaluation process within accreditation, are considered accredited for the period between accreditations.

Point 1 states that: To reiterate that, all institutions of higher education in the Republic of Albania, which have applied within the legal deadlines for periodic institutional accreditation and/or periodic accreditation of study programs, which they offer, are considered accredited until the decision of the Accreditation Board is taken and announced.

To see the full list of Public / Private Higher Education Institutions which are in the stage of institutional re-accreditation CLICK HERE.

 

ACTIVITIES

Progress visit of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA) and the European Quality Assurance Register (EQAR) as part of the SEQA-ESG project.

Within the framework of the project “Supporting European Quality Assurance Agencies in meeting the European Standards and Guidelines (SEQA - ESG)”, the President of the European Association for Qu...

09-09-2022

Decisions from the meeting of 25 February 2022

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 25 February 2022 Decision Nr. 07, Dated 25.02.2022 About The ...

11-04-2022

Decisions from the meeting of 16 December 2021

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 16 December 2021 Decision No. 52, dt. 16.12.2021 "About ...

18-01-2022

Decisions from the meeting of 19 November 2021

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 19 November 2021 Decision No. 44, dt. 19.11.2021 "About ...

15-12-2021

Decisions from the meeting of 12 March 2021

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 12 March 2021 Decision No. 27, dt. 12.03.2021 “About the Ap...

01-04-2021

Decisions from the meeting of 19 February 2021

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 19 February 2021 Decision No. 13, dt. 19.02.2021 “On t...

11-03-2021

Decisions from the meeting of 22 January 2021

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 22 January 2021 Decision No. 01, dt. 22.01.2021 “On the Fir...

09-02-2021

Decisions from the meeting of 18 December 2020

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 18 December 2020 Decision No. 61, dt. 18.12.2020 “On the pe...

30-12-2020

Decisions from the meeting of 27 November 2020

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 27 November 2020   Decision No. 49, dt. 27.11.2020 “...

10-12-2020

On some changes of the decisions of the Accreditation Board 13 July 2020

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 13 July 2020 Decision No. 46, dt. 13.07.2020 “On a change i...

20-07-2020

Decisions from the meeting of 14 May 2020

Note: The documents listed below are only available in Albanian.To view their content, click on the link: Decisions from the meeting of 14 May 2020 Decision No. 22, dt. 14.05.2020 “"On the validi...

20-05-2020

ASCAL and the Accreditation Board organize the Quality Assurance Workshop for public HEIs

On June 12, 2019, ASCAL in collaboration with the Accreditation Board and London School of Economics organized a 1-day Workshop on Public Institutions of Higher Education: "Internal Security and Quali...

18-05-2020