European standards and guidelines
AQU Catalunya is a full member of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA) and has been registered with the European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education (EQAR) since 2008. As a full member, the Agency had undergone an external review once every five years since 2007 in order to demonstrate its compliance with the Standards and guidelines for quality assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG), the aims of which are:
- They set a common framework for quality assurance systems for learning and teaching at European, national and institutional level.
- They enable the assurance and improvement of quality of higher education in the European Higher Education Area.
- They support mutual trust, thus facilitating recognition and mobility within and across national borders.
- They provide information on quality assurance in the EHEA.
AQU CATALUNYA SELF-ASSESSMENT REPORT 2017 (December 2016)