The main objective of the project is to support quality assurance (QA) agencies and national authorities in six countries (Albania, the Czech Republic, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, and Slovakia) to create an ESG-compliant QA system, which is one of the Bologna Process key commitments.
More specifically, the project aims to achieve:
To reach the objectives, the following activities are foreseen in the project:
The activities listed above are designed to address different needs appropriately, both at the legal framework level as well as within the agencies, and ensure that the six countries make fast progress in achieving ESG compliance.
ENQA is the coordinator of this project.
The project involves ENQA as the coordinator and partners from each of the six countries:
ENQA – European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education, Belgium (Coordinator)
ASCAL – Albanian Quality Assurance Agency, Albania
MESY – Ministry of Education, Sports and Youth, Albania
MSMT – Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, Czech Republic
NCFHE – National Commission for Further and Higher Education, Malta
ANACEC – National Agency for Quality Assurance in Education and Research, Moldova
MECC – Ministry of Education, Moldova
ACQAHE – Agency for Control and Quality Assurance of Higher Education, Montenegro
MPS – Ministry of Education, Montenegro
SAAHE – Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education, Slovakia
MSVVaS – Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport, Slovakia
Call: EPLUS-2019-09-EHEA – Initiatives to support the implementation of European Higher Education Area (EHEA) reforms
The project is being held from 1 June 2020 to 31 May 2022 (24 months).