AGENCY FOR RECOGNITION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE IN EDUCATION

Requirements for experts

Considering the importance of having competent experts in conducting an external assessment of education  quality,  ARQA  continuously expands the pool of external experts, which consists of four main categories of experts:

-Experts representatives of academic communities;

-Experts representatives of employer communities;

-Experts representatives of students communities;

-Foreign experts.

Requirements for experts representing the academic community

-Degree of Candidate of Science or Doctor of Science, PhD or Doctor in profile

- At least five years of work experience in accreditation or in the appropriate fields that are taught in the education institution that is in the process of accreditation


Requirements for experts representing the employers community

-At least five years of work experience in specialty (educational program)


Requirements for experts representing the students community

- Being a final year student of an educational organization of the appropriate level (university or TVET organization)

- Having a high academic performance

- Being active in the social life of their school (preferably)


Requirements for foreign experts

- Degree of Candidate of Science or Doctor of Science, PhD or Doctor in profile

- At least five years of work experience in accreditation or in the apprapriate fields that are taught in the education institution that is in the process of accreditation


All applicants who meet the requirements can apply for the position of an independent expert by completing the relevant resume form and sending it to the agency. More information about the application rules can be found here.