Evalag was established in 2000 as a foundation under the terms of Public Law, a non-governmental body which is partly funded by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Württemberg. In its activities, evalag is independent from government as well as from higher education institutions.
Evalag is a centre of excellence for quality assurance and enhancement. It supports higher education institutions and other scientific institutions with its broad range of external quality assurance procedures, workshops and consulting services. The procedures used are based on the fitness for purpose approach and oriented towards quality enhancement of the institution. Evalag is active as a quality assurance agency for higher education within Germany and outside Germany. It is accredited as an accreditation agency for programme and system accreditation in Germany.
Evalag’s most recent external review report can be found here.
Evalag is registered on EQAR.