Accréditation, Accreditation

19 mars 2018

Accreditation body head calls for tougher powers

By Francis Kokutse. Executive Secretary of the National Accreditation Board Kwame Dattey has called for the board to be given “unfettered powers” to close down institutions, private or public, that do not conform to regulations, in the ongoing crusade to maintain standards in Ghana’s higher education sector. More...

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15 mars 2018

Pakistan Business School Accreditation

The National Business Education Accreditation Council (NBEAC) of Pakistan has released a list of business schools in the top category.
The council was established by the Higher Education Commission in 2007 and classifies business schools into three groups W, X and Y.  W Category Business Schools are accredited for five years and have reached a score of 80% for the Council’s criteria. More...

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05 mars 2018

Soros-backed university is reaccredited

The university became a focus last year of a broad campaign against Soros by the right-wing government of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, although the institution has consistently maintained that he no longer plays a role in its operations. More...

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Towards a national system of journal accreditation

By Wondwosen Tamrat. Despite the various advantages they can offer in terms of the production and sharing of local knowledge and augmenting visibility, the publication of local journals in Ethiopia continues to suffer from a variety of challenges. Any new initiative in this direction is usually confronted by the perennial hurdles of lack of funding, expertise and structures that are critical to bring it all together successfully. More...

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26 février 2018

Lansbridge University: Canada's First Private E-University Gains Accreditation

Lansbridge University: Canada's First Private E-University Gains Accreditation
Consider the story of Canada's first private for-profit e-university, Lansbridge University, which received accreditation in June. "Public education and public health are seen as rights in Canada," suggests Michael Gaffney in this article. "Private education is seen as an attack on Canadian social philosophy." But in an increasingly borderless world - and in a world of convergence, Canadians may have no choice. More...

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24 février 2018

Graduation Rates and Bright Lines

HomeBy Paul Fain. Regional accreditors weigh in on graduation rates with an analysis of colleges with low rates, but the agencies argue against using a "bright-line" approach. More...

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14 février 2018

Liste des écoles accréditées à délivrer un titre d'ingénieur diplômé

Logo de l'Agence Régionale de la Formation tout au long de la vie (ARFTLV Poitou-charentes)La liste des écoles habilitées à délivrer un titre d'ingénieur diplômé est publiée une fois par an au JO. Cette habilitation est accordée pour une durée maximale de 6 ans, après évaluation des formations assortie d'un avis de la commission des titres d'ingénieur.
La liste publiée au JO du 11 février 2018, indique la situation au 1er septembre 2017 des établissements accrédités par académie. Pour l'académie de Poitiers, on retrouve :
- l'École nationale supérieure de mécanique et d'aérotechnique (Poitiers)
- l'École nationale supérieure d'ingénieurs (Université de Poitiers)
- l'École d'ingénieurs généralistes de La Rochelle (EIGSI)
- le Cnam (centre régional associé de Poitou-Charentes)
- le CESI (centre d'Angoulême - La Couronne).
Arrêté du 24 janvier 2018. Plus...

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09 février 2018

HE accreditation sector faces pressure to reform

By Mary Beth Marklein. The higher education accreditation community, which confers the quality-assurance seal of approval that allows United States colleges and universities access to billions of dollars of federal student aid, must do a better job of explaining itself to the public if it wants to reverse waning public confidence in higher education. More...

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27 janvier 2018

New GAO Report on Accreditation System

HomeBy Paul Fain. The U.S. Government Accountability Office this week released a study on the U.S. accreditation system. More...

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16 janvier 2018

Law Schools Under the Microscope

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. The ABA has publicly posted reports on the accreditation status of more than 5 percent of the law schools it approves in the last 18 months, providing a window into the continued aftereffects of the law school bubble. More...

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