European education quality assurance specialists are in Armenia on June 19-22 within the TEMPUS ESPAQ project. The aim of the visit is to learn the Armenian experience of education quality assurance and student engagement in QA processes.
Today the regular meeting with the heads of Quality Assurance Centers of the universities with institutional accreditation took place in ANQA.
Today a session of ANQA accreditation committee was held. The agenda was the institutional accreditation of the Gavar State University. According to the decision of ANQA Accreditation Committee, Gavar State University was granted institutional accreditation for 4 years.
The adviser on international cooperation of minister of education and science Arayik Navoyan and the specialist of the UNESCO Global Initiative for Quality Assurance Capacity Hasmik Tortian met with ANQA director Ruben Topchyan and student-experts within the framework of the design of Armenian Higher Education Development Strategic Plan for 2018-2030.
On June 6-7th, a workshop was held within the TEMPUS TNE_QA project dedicated to the results of the pilot accreditation of Georgian and Armenian universities providing transnational education. The workshop took place at Bath Spa University, UK. Specialists of ANQA also participated in the workshop and made reports.