Internal quality assurance in higher education

9 October 2019 to 3 December 2019
Application deadline: 
11 June 2019
Invitation only


The course aims to equip university officials responsible for quality management with options and good practices for the development of an IQA system in a higher education institution.

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • choose among several options for the focus and orientation of their IQA system;
  • identify and distinguish tools and procedures for an integrated IQA system to enhance teaching and learning at their university;
  • analyse the link between IQA and employability, and identify tools and processes through which this link can be strengthened; and
  • design an effective and well-supported structure for IQA.

Participants' profile

This course is designed for university leaders in charge of academic quality (vice-rectors of academic affairs and quality assurance professionals at the central and decentralized levels).

The participation of women professionals is strongly encouraged.

Please note that participants must have reliable access to the Internet and meet the requirements described in the Annex, ‘Technical requirements’.