UKÄ new member of ECA
In December 2014 UKÄ (Swedish Higher Education Authority) became a member of The European Consortium for Accreditation in Higher Education (ECA).
ECA was founded in 2003 and incorporated as an association in 2014 with the primary aim of mutual recognition of accreditation and quality assurance decisions. The organsiation has 15 members from 11 countries.
ECA strives for continuous progress in the area of accreditation and external quality assurance, facilitates mutual recognition of qualifications, promotes internationalisation of higher education and creates transparency in quality assurance to the benefit of students, higher education institutions and society.