ZEvA - Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency

Zentrale Evaluations - und Akkreditierungsagentur

  • Substantially compliant with European Standards and Guidelines

Information on the agency's work

ZEvA is based in Hanover, Germany and has been active in the field of quality assurance in higher education since 1995. ZEvA's main fields of activity are evaluation, accreditation, auditing and certification in the areas of teaching and learning as well as higher education governance and management and has cooperated with numerous HEIs in Germany, the EHEA and beyond. ZEvA is a founding member of ECA, a member of ENQA and participates in the Joint Quality Initiative (JQI).


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Activities within the scope of ESG

  • Certification in tertiary education
  • Institutional, programme, subject and thematic evaluation
  • International institutional accreditation
  • International programme accreditation
  • Joint programme accrediation
  • Programme accreditation in Germany
  • Programme accreditation in Switzerland
  • Quality audits in Austria
  • System accreditation in Germany