Created on 05 May 2014
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Agency for Development of Higher Education and Quality Assurance registered the first institutions in the National Register of Accredited Higher Education Institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

 

akreditacija webThe following institutions were entered in the Register

-          University of Istočno Sarajevo

-          University of Banja Luka

-          Banja Luka University of Business Studies

-          Banja Luka College

-          Independent University of Banja Luka

The foregoing higher education institutions were registered on the basis of Decisions on Accreditation issued by the competent educational authorities, more specifically, in the above cases, the Agency for Accreditation of Higher Education Institutions of the Republic of Srpska, and on the basis of recommendations for accreditation, issued by the Agency for Development of Higher Education and Quality Assurance. Prior to that, as stipulated by the Framework Law on Higher Education in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Agency conducted the assessment of compliance of the Decision on Accreditation with the minimum standards in higher education and the criteria for accreditation of higher education institutions. After the Agency had verified the compliance of the Decisions on Accreditation, it made entries into the National Register. Accreditations of the foregoing institutions will be valid for five years.

Accreditation is a confirmation of the standards of work quality of a higher education institution in accordance with the Criteria for Accreditation of Higher Education Institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area.

The National Register represents the official records of accredited higher education institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and under the Framework Law on Higher Education in Bosnia and Herzegovina, it is the sole responsibility of the Agency for Development of Higher Education and Quality Assurance.

List of accredited higher education institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina