FIBAA - Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation

Internationale Agentur zur Qualit├Ątssicherung im Hochschulbereich

  • Substantial compliance with the ESG

Information on the agency's work

FIBAA is a nationally as well as internationally experienced non-profit agency for quality assurance. Customer-oriented, efficient, fast and flexible work are some of its trademarks. FIBAA is accredited by the German Accreditation Council since 2000 (re-accreditation in 2005, 2007, 2012 and 2017, respectivelly for 5 years). FIBAA is also recognised by the Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER), the Nederlands Vlaamse Accreditatie Organisatie (NVAO), the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan and the Austrian Federal Ministry for Science and Research.

The task of quality assurance lies within the responsibility of higher education institutions. FIBAA supports them in achieving their self-defined objectives. It offers impulses for further quality development. It promotes quality and transparency in academic education by assessing Higher Education Institutions.

FIBAA bases its work on national and international requirements and standards as well pays special attention to internationalization, practical relevance and employability. 

In the field of accreditation and certification at programme level, FIBAA operates in higher education institutions with a focus on programmes in Economics, Social Sciences and Law.


Activities within the scope of ESG

  • Certification of Further Education Courses
  • Institutional Audit in Austria
  • Institutional Quality Management Accreditation (IQMA)
  • Institutional Strategic Management Accreditation (ISMA)
  • Programme accreditation according to FIBAA quality standards
  • Programme accreditation according to the GAC requirements
  • System accreditation according to the GAC requirements

Higher education systems where FIBAA carried out external QA activities


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