Formerly the EEAA

Accreditation Application

Accreditation Application

General information

Institutional accreditation information

What is the formal status of your institution in your country?
Is your institution a member of the ECTE?
Requesting Dual Accreditation
Special procedures apply to institutions who already have accreditation by a recognised quality assurance agency. See ‘Guidelines for Interagency Accreditation’ (http://ecte.eu/qa/guidelines/). The response to this question will also be applied to programme accreditation below.
Requesting Joint Accreditation
Special procedures apply to institutions are applying for accreditation by another quality assurance agency together with the ECTE. See ‘Guidelines for Interagency Accreditation’ (http://ecte.eu/qa/guidelines/). The response to this question will also be applied to programme accreditation below.
Requesting Retrospective Accreditation
Special procedures apply to institutions who no longer have accreditation from an accreditation agency. The response to this question will also be applied to programme accreditation below.See ‘Guidelines for Interagency Accreditation’ (http://ecte.eu/qa/guidelines/).
Has your institution been in operation for at least three years and graduated at least one cohort of students in any one of your programmes?
This criterion is in place to ensure the stability of new institutions before entering the accreditation process and to generate evidence of the required standards over time. If you are a newly founded institution, contact office@ecte.eu for further guidance.

Programme accreditation information

At what level are you seeking ECTE accreditation?
For an explanation of ECTE accreditation levels please consult the ECTE Accreditation page (http://ecte.eu/ecte-accreditation/) and in particular the ECTE Certification Framework (http://ecte.eu/ecte-accreditation/ecte-certification-framework/). If you are seeking accreditation for more than one programme, please indicate all programmes. If you wish to accredit more than one programme at the same level, please use the ‘Other’ box to indicate this.
Provide the name in the language of delivery as advertised with the English translation (in brackets)
Is this programme already being delivered?
If the programme has not yet been delivered, please consult the additional ‘Guidelines for Concept Accreditation’ for specific procedures (http://ecte.eu/qa/guidelines/).
Indicate the delivery modes of the programme(s)
Please indicate more than one if applicable.
If distance, online or hybrid delivery modes are used, please consult ‘Guidelines for Distance and Online Education’ (http://ecte.eu/qa/guidelines/).
Maximum upload size: 268.44MB
Please upload a curricular map of the programme and documents that describe the programme aims and outcomes. This space can also be used to submit other documents that are useful to the application.

Timeline

Following the approval of your accreditation application, you will need to 1) produce an Self-Evaluation Report (SER) and 2) receive a site visit before 3) final accreditation approval. Please indicate approximate dates for each of these events (these are not final and will entail negotiation with the ECTE). See more in ‘Criteria and Procedures’ for ECTE accreditation (http://ecte.eu/qa/procedures/).
Preference for site visit

Preparation

Please indicate your level of interaction with the following documents and procedures. Visit http://ecte.eu/qa/ to access these documents.
(http://ecte.eu/qa/guidelines/) Note: For institutions delivering distance or online education, it is compulsory to refer to the additional/revised Guidelines for Distance and Online Education.
Please indicate the years for which you have regularly paid ECTE fees
Maximum upload size: 268.44MB

Signature

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