European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education

SKVC - Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education

Studijų kokybės vertinimo centras

Admission valid until: 2022-06-30 (listed since 2012-12-03)
Based in*: Lithuania
HE systems where agency conducted reviews**: Lithuania, Slovenia
Reports by the agency: http://www.skvc.lt/default/lt/kokybes-uztikrinimas/vertinimo-rezultatai
External review reports and EQAR decisions:

Contact details

Website: www.skvc.lt
Address: A. Gostauto g. 12
LT-01108 Vilnius
Contact Person: Aurelija Valeikienė
Phone: +370-5 2105402
Fax: +370-5 2132553
Email: aurelija.valeikiene@skvc.lt

Information on the agency's work

The main objectives of SKVC are to promote the quality of activities of higher education institutions and to contribute to creation of favourable conditions for the free movement of persons. Established in 1995 as an independent state institution, SKVC is the only external quality assurance agency responsible for all types of higher education institutions in Lithuania (state and private, university type and college of higher education type). SKVC also acts as a local ENIC/NARIC office carrying out academic diploma recognition.

External quality assurance activities in the scope of the ESG:
  • external evaluation and accreditation of study programmes in Lithuania and abroad;
  • external evaluation and accreditation of higher education institutions in Lithuania and abroad;
  • evaluations to determine HEI's eligibility to offer higher education
ENQA membership: Full member


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*   This is the country in which the agency has its registered address. Information on the formal status of the agency and its decisions in the country's education system should be obtained from the competent national authorities.
**   List of EHEA countries where the agency has evaluated, accredited or audited higher education institutions or programmes during the past five years. This information is provided by the agency for informational purposes, in order to allow users to identify which agencies have experience with working in a specific higher education system. It does not necessarily imply formal recognition of the agency's results or decisions in those countries.
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