Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education

ASCAL participates in the 2023 ENQA Members' Forum.

The Director of ASCAL PhD. Xhiliola Bixheku and the Head of Statistics and Analysis Department Ms. Ersi Dako participated at the 2023 ENQA Members’ Forum, which took place in Tbilisi, Georgia on 19-21 April 2023.

On the first day of the meeting, which was opened by the speech of the Minister of Education of Georgia, current and future perspectives on quality assurance, the ESG, developments, and opportunities related to digital transformation, the link between quality assurance and research, etc. were discussed. In addition, an insight into ENQA's position and contribution to the key issues being discussed in the Bologna Process was presented, as the European higher education community looks towards the next Ministerial Conference, taking place in Tirana in spring 2024. In the second part of the day, the General Assembly of ENQA took place, where various issues related to its activity were discussed and voted.

On the second day of the meeting, some of the members and affiliates presented posters related to joint programs, research, stakeholder’s involvement, quality assurance in emergency situations, etc., as well as the rapid developments in artificial intelligence and its impact on higher education was discussed.