HAHE carries out an internal evaluation of its operations, in accordance with the provisions of its Operational Manual, and assigns its external evaluation to valid and internationally recognized evaluators, organizations, and/or evaluation bodies, which are members of European Registers of Quality Assurance that meet European Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance. The reports of the internal and external evaluation of the Authority are submitted to its Supreme Council, which communicates same to the Minister of Education and Religious Affairs and to the Standing Committee on Educational Affairs of the Hellenic Parliament. The internal and external evaluation reports, as well as the certification reports are considered in the preparation of the four-year planning and the corresponding program agreements of the Authority. In case of a positive conditional decision of HAHE certification, or a non-certification decision, on the initiative of the President of HAHE, improvement actions are planned and implemented to achieve compliance with the criteria that are not met.
All self-assessment/follow up/external evaluation reports of Authority are available below:
HQA Self-Evaluation Report (2014)
The Quality Manual is an official document of the IQAS and is used as a guide for its implementation.
In addition, the Authority implements a Quality Assurance System in accordance with the International Standard EN ISO 9001:2015 in all its activities that impact quality in the provision of its services.