AGENCY FOR RECOGNITION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE IN EDUCATION

10th ENQA General Assembly, 17-18 October 2019, Yerevan, Armenia

On October 17 - 18, 2019, the X General Assembly of the European Association for quality assurance in higher education (ENQA) was held in Yerevan (Armenia). Director of the Agency for recognition and quality assurance in education "ARQA" A. M. Kasymkhanov together with representatives of accreditation centers of all member countries of ENQA took part in the anniversary Assembly.
On the first day of the Assembly familiarization with the peculiarities of accreditation agencies of different countries was held, a report for the past period was given, a work plan for 2020 was adopted, changes in the procedure for granting affiliate membership were approved. Within the framework of the General Assembly, the official acceptance of the Agency for recognition and quality assurance in education “ARQA” into ENQA as an affiliated member took place.
The second day of the Assembly was devoted to the discussion of the latest trends in the assessment of quality criteria, development and approval of the ENQA strategic development plan for 2021/2025, preparation of issues for consideration at the next Assembly in Istanbul (Turkey) on April 29-30, 2020. In addition, during 2 days presentations of posters on the most topical issues of a regional character were presented to find solutions.