AQU - Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency

Agència per a la Qualitat del Sistema Universitari de Catalunya


Information on the agency's work

The Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency, AQU Catalunya, is the main instrument for the promotion and assurance of quality in the Catalan higher education system. AQU Catalunya is entrusted with the assessment, accreditation and certification of quality in the universities and higher education institutions in Catalonia.


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Activities within the scope of ESG

  • Accreditation
    View 722 reports on 139 institutions
  • Ex-post IQAs certification
  • Institutional accreditation
  • International quality assurance
  • Modification
  • Monitoring
  • Review of institutions offering foreign degrees
  • Teaching assessment handbooks
  • Validation (ex-ante accreditation)