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Governmental membershipNorth Macedonia has been a Governmental Member of EQAR since March 2015.
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General information on higher education
Higher education in the Republic of North Macedonia is offered by universities, higher professional schools, research institututes (within universities or independent of universities), religious institutions and military academies.
National external quality assurance requirements
All higher education institutions are obliged to have institutional accreditation and to offer accredited study programmes
Institutional and programme evaluation
At programme level the evaluation of first and second-cycle study programmes takes place every five-year, while the evaluation of third cycle study programmes (doctoral studies) is carried out every three years. Higher education institutions are going through an evaluation at least once every five years.
Initial accreditation of higher education institutions and study programmes
Cross-border quality assurance
In North Macedonia higher education institutions may not choose among EQAR-registered agencies.
European Approach for Quality Assurance of Joint Programmes
In North Macedonia the European Approach is not available to higher education institutions.
- No, the European Approach is not available to higher education institutions in the country.