ACSUG - Agency for Quality Assurance in the Galician University System

Axencia para Calidade do Sistema Universitario de Galicia


Information on the agency's work

The Agency for Quality Assurance in the Galician University System (ACSUG) is a public organisation that was set up in 2001 with the main mission to contribute to assuring and improving the quality of the Galician University System (SUG).

ACSUG provides constant support to gathering and channeling information among the Galician universities, other institutions and social agents, contributing to help the SUG remain up-to-date.


Activities within the scope of ESG

  • Accreditation of degrees and university centres outside Spain
  • Accreditation of existing programmes (i.e. cyclical reaccreditation)
    View 147 reports on 56 institutions
  • Assessment of institutional QA systems (FIDES-AUDIT)
  • Evaluation of degrees and university centres outside Spain
  • Institutional accreditation
  • Joint programme accreditation
  • Modifications of previously Verified programmes
  • Monitoring of previously Verified programmes
  • Teaching performance assessment program (DOCENTIA)
  • Verification of new (Bologna-type) programmes (“ex-ante accreditation”)

Higher education systems where ACSUG carried out external QA activities


Contact details

  • Address

    Rúa Lamas de Abade s/n
    Edificio CIFP Compostela 5a planta
    Santiago de Compostela 15702
    La Coruña
    Spain

    Spain
  • Contact Person
    Luis Carlos Velón Sixto
  • Phone
  • Email
  • ENQA membership
    ENQA member