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Welcome to International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE)

 

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE), registered in Delaware United States, is an independent, private and international organization which is funded through fees charged for its accreditation services to Higher Education Institutions, Certification Bodies, E-Learning Management System Providers and Training Organizations. We use our expertise to support the development of quality assurance systems worldwide. As the accrediting agency has grown in size and complexity, the quality assurance systems have evolved and, progressively, tasks are articulated and delegated, with official certifications. QAHE accreditation status signifies your institution’s commitment to quality education which is in compliance of international standards. Accreditation enriches the profile of your university on international level, resulting in high student’s admissions and retention percentage. Through our accreditation, you may offer dual degree programs through our accredited institution, equivalency and legalization services to your students. Besides, QAHE accreditation will give you an opportunity to publicize your institution at our website.

 

  International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE), registered in Delaware USA, is an independent, private and international organization which is funded through fees charged for its accreditation services to Academic Institutions in various levels, Certification Bodies, E-Learning Management System Providers and Training Organizations. QAHE is an expert in recognizing higher education institutions for research performances, student services and quality of teaching to value the confidence of the public along with supporting the development of quality assurance systems worldwide. Furthermore, QAHE has been assessed and found to conform to the requirements of ISO 9001: 2015(Quality Management System), ISO 29990 (Non-formal Education and Training Services Management System), ISO/IEC 17011:2017 (requirements for the competence, consistent operation and impartiality of accreditation bodies assessing and accrediting conformity assessment bodies), ISO/IEC 17040:2005 (the general requirements for the peer assessment process to be carried out by agreement groups of accreditation bodies or conformity assessment bodies), ISO 20000:2018 (Service Management System) and ISO 27001:2013 (Information Security Management System). With its huge network and recognition from worldwide organizations, QAHE accreditation status signifies your institution’s commitment to quality education which is in compliance of international standards.

 

Collaboration with Credential Evaluation Agency

QAHE is accredited by California University FCE for the purpose of granting the equivalent US degree for our accredited institutions. California University FCE which is organized under the California Non-Profit Public Benefit Corporation Law for public and charitable purposes. California University FCE is a legitimate Elementary Education and Higher Education Assessment Institution within the State of California Educational System. [View Certificate]

 

Collaboration with other Accrediting Agencies

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) has met the American Council of Training and Development’s recognition requirements in accordance with international standards and general requirements for accreditation services to higher education institutions. As a consequence, it has become a part of the ACTD network of globally recognized organizations. ACTD is an independent board established in the United States of America that issued a license certificate from the Secretary of State of New Jersey. It provides training development, training programs, supervision of courses and professional programs, accreditation and evaluation service for training institutions and trainers worldwide, and we have an advanced global network with regional offices spread all over the world. [View Certificate]

QAHE also has been admitted as an Accredited Member of the Board of Quality Standards (BQS). QAHE has fulfilled the Validation criteria of BQS and is fully approved by the chairman of IAC and can participate at INQAAHE Worldwide conference as BQS member. The Board of Quality Standards is an independent international quality assurance regulator and a member of the International Quality Assurance Agencies for Higher Education (INQAAHE).

In 2022, International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) have started our collaboration with International Academic and Management Association. Our accredited institutions will be eligible for IAMA’s membership, and their institutional members will be eligible for our accreditation without further review and inspection.

In addition, International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) has signed partnership agreement with World Accreditation Commission (WAC). As part of efforts to promote strategic priorities with a view of enhancing quality provision of higher Education systems Worldwide, World Accreditation Commission (WAC) has partnered United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Centre, Central and South America as Panacea to the global higher Education systems Challenges on international trends on Education Quality Assurance (ITEQA) And International Quality Assurance (IQA).

International Education Board as a Global Certification Authority uses their expertise in universities network management to support the implementation of quality assurance standard systems around the world. As accreditation systems have grown in size and global complexity, quality assurance systems have progressively evolved to a level where official certifications are required for operational standards recognition. IEB accredited institutions could apply for QAHE’s accreditation with inspection fee waived. For further information of our accreditation, please click here.

 

Euro-American Joint Accreditation Center (EA-JAC) and QAHE have reached Memorandum of Understanding. Euro-American Joint Accreditation Services (EA-JAC) is an independent accreditation body offering accreditation programs for Laboratories, Certification bodies and Inspection bodies. All EA-JAC accreditation programs operate in accordance with relevant international standards with the aim of getting these programs harmonized and recognized internationally. This will ultimately promote and increase the reputation and confidence of products and services provided by EA-JAC accredited partners.

In August 2022. We are glad to announce that International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) is accredited by Quality Assurance Commission (United Kingdom & Malaysia). The Quality Assurance Commission is recognized as an accrediting body for the purposes of Key Information Set (KIS), operated and published by the UK government Higher Education Statistics Agency and registered as “Accrediting Body”. [View Certificate]

 

We are glad to announce that International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) and International Accreditation Board (USA) has reached a Memorandum of Understanding for reciprocal recognition. IAB is a not-for-profit organization. It operates in accordance with relevant international standards and requirements and maintains integrity and impartiality while taking into account national and public interest. IAB has established an independent, impartial, and transparent accreditation system. As a not-for-profit accreditation body, decisions made by IAB are not subject to any commercial or financial obligations. IAB is internationally recognized and represents the interests of the stakeholders at international forums through membership and active participation with the objective of becoming a signatory to the international Multilateral / Mutual Recognition Arrangements (MLA / MRA) simultaneously ensuring measures to safeguard impartiality and objectivity of its accreditation process.

 

In December 2022, we have reached an MOU with ProfQual, United Kingdom (www.profqual.org.uk) for reciprocal recognition. ProfQual is a UK based self-regulated Qualification Awarding body for higher education. ProfQual qualifications are increasingly being validated as a pathway to gaining relevant bachelor’s and master’s degrees at more and more UK and international universities, which provides students with significant opportunities to continue their higher education. ProfQual has established a broad variety of targeted controlled credentials specifically for centers approved by ProfQual that have funded their growth and partnered with ProfQual to ensure that the curriculum in specialty areas addresses their learner needs. This is ideal if you’re in a highly specialized business, or you’re operating in a unique market where our existing ‘off-the-shelf’ qualifications don’t quite meet your requirements.

 

European Agency for Higher Education and Accreditation (EAHEA) is one of strategic partners for reciprocal recognition. EAHEA is an independent and international quality assurance, rating, and accreditation agency. EAHEA grants accreditation to educational institutes, vocational institutions, distance learning centers, online courses, corporations, professionals, qualified individuals, instructors, and students, and oversees accreditation standards. We at EAHEA are very proud of our long and prestigious, rich history. The fact that we help governments for setting the local standards in higher education for many years through our research, publications, conferences, seminars, and partnerships makes us the leader in this effort.

 

Collaboration with Theological Organizations and Accrediting Agencies

QAHE has reached an MOU with International Association for Biblical Education (IABE). IABE’s accredited institutions shall be eligible for our accreditation. International Association for Biblical Education (IABE) stated in the year 2015. IABE is a nonprofit accrediting body for Theological Institutions, committed to promoting a high standard of theological education. IABE Established to equip committed men and women through Theological Institutions for the extension of God’s Kingdom. IABE collectively work with member institution to uplift in the world-class accreditation standard of its quality, our purpose is to Authorize, Recognize and Accredit Bible Colleges and Seminaries for higher learning to fulfill the will of God. IABE works as a mentor to guide member institutions in their pursuit of excellence, and IABE exists to fulfill the Global Mission that Christ has given to make disciples of all nations.

QAHE also has been recognized as one of the outstanding international accrediting bodies by Christian Leaders Connection in cooperation with the Church of Grace International Ministries Inc. for having proven quality services and conducting excellence in monitoring activities related to educational institutions globally.

In addition, International Accreditation Commission for Education (IACE). The IACE. is a nonprofit, tax-exempt Christian organization dedicated to making a significant contribution to the promotion of Christian education everywhere. They are governed by a Board of Directors, and Board of Advisory Board all of whom are reputable born-again Christians. The IACE is part of the Christian Leaders Connection the Board of Directors of the CLC. has formally announced its full recognition, endorsement, and approval of the IACE Unlike regional accrediting associations which are limited to one area, they were established as a multi-national association of Christian Educational Institutions.

For the promotion of international accreditation services, QAHE has reached agreements World Institutions of Theological and Secular Education Accreditation for reciprocal recognition. WITSEA is a member of International Association of Bible Colleges and Seminaries and International Association of Bible Institutes, USA. WITSEA accredited institutions could apply for QAHE’s accreditation with inspection fee waived. For further information of our accreditation, please click here.

QAHE reached a Memorandum of University with International Council for Accreditation of Theological Schools. International Council for the Accreditation of Theological Schools is an accreditation agency that endorses and equip Bible Universities and Seminaries with the necessary tools and inputs for thorough Christian Education.

Besides, Memorandum of University with International Commission for Education Accreditation Seminary (ICFEAS is based in ZAMBIA, Peru and USA) has been reached for reciprocal recognition. ICEAS is a non-profit independent Accreditation body dedicated to providing theological accreditation to the Christian Schools’ such as Bible colleges, Bible Universities, schools of ministry and seminaries.

In September 2022. QAHE has reached an MOU with Great Commission Theological Institute (GCTA) for reciprocal recognition. GCTA is a non-profit theological college committed to academic excellence, intellectual freedom, ethical conduct, and moral integrity. GCTA was chartered as a charitable corporation in the State of South Africa to help establish, support, maintain, and promote the development of the non-traditional, modular, and private tutoring/mentoring methods on-campus, and audio/video-taped, online, and other distance learning methods off-campus. [View Certificate]

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education and International Accreditation Board for Marketplace Ministry have agreed to reciprocally recognize each other. The International Accreditation Board for the Marketplace Ministry (IABMM) is an independent quality management accreditation and certification body, established to promote quality assurance in Higher education for marketplace ministry.

 

Collaboration with Professional Bodies and Organizations

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) is fully accredited by the Institute of Certified General Accountants Pakistan, and QAHE has complied with all the professional and educational standards set by the Institute. [View Certificate] he Institute of Certified General Accountants (CGA-PAKISTAN® ) is a nonprofit organization and an international Professional Accountancy body for all General Accounting Technician (GAT), General Accounting Practitioners (GAP) and Certified General Accountants (CGA). The Institute was formed for the specific purpose of providing National and International Organization for General Accounting Technician (GAT), General Accounting Practitioners (GAP) and Certified General Accountants (CGA), and also to foster interest in the national aspect of public accountancy equivalent to internationally accepted standards.

We have also signed an MOU with Chartered Institute of Arts Management & Professionals (CIAP) for reciprocal recognition. CIAP is an independent professional body for Chartered Arts Management and Professionals, USA. Working in partnership with World Associations of Arts Management; to provide Administrators, Students, Researchers, Governments, Entertainers, Policy Decision Makers, Professionals & other Stakeholders the springboard for Leadership, Management & Entrepreneurship in the arts for constructive, regulatory & beneficial engagements of Arts Management globally. [View Certificate]

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) is fully accredited by the Institute of Certified Internal Auditors Pakistan, and QAHE has complied with all the professional and educational standards set by the Institute. [View Certificate] The Institute of Certified Internal Auditors (ICIA-PAKISTAN) is registered as not for Profit Organization under a license issued by the Registrar Joint Stock Company under the Societies Registration Act(Section XXI of 1860) Government of Pakistan. It is the only Examining body for the  Internal Auditors, Management System Auditors, Information Technology Auditors and Internal Control Examiners in Pakistan.

 

Besides, International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) is also fully accredited by the Institute of Tax Accountants Pakistan, and QAHE has complied with all the professional and educational standards set by the Institute. [View Certificate] The Institute of Tax Accountants Pakistan™ is the leading global representative and educational body for Pakistan’s Certified Tax Accountants™ (CTA) and is the country’s only professional body exclusively dedicated to tax accounting. The Institute of Tax Accountants Pakistan™ is offering business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in taxation and accountancy.​

 

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education has reached an MOU with Cambridge Academy of Professionals, UK (CAP). CAP is a UK-based professional community, has developed a Body of Professional Competency [BPC] applicable to any profession. CAP-BPC uses research-based assessment criteria to explore the Capacity Intention Capability [CIC] of a professional to apply, promote, and contribute in the professional areas to achieve organizational goals. This is a unique opportunity for any professional to prove his or her competency level through this Professional Credentials program. CAP-Professional Credentials are accepted by the global professional community as well as corporates across the globe.

 

Collaboration with Worldwide educational organizations

By signing an MOU with World Storage Education, Canada (WSE), QAHE further expands its horizon to Blockchain storage and different world standard guides. WSE is the world’s leading ‘Degree Assessed’ and ‘Blockchain Storage’ institution. They are committed to helping people around the world solve education evaluation and data storage problems. One of WSE’s goals is to “Develop and Promote Common Standards.” The Professional Competency Profile for Credential Evaluators (PCP) and the Guide to Credential Evaluation (‘Guide’) represent important statements regarding our profession and are the result of two years of dedicated work by the WSE Committee for Standards. The PCP is intended to be a defining document for our profession – it outlines what we believe to be the key characteristics, qualifications, and role of Evaluators and Senior Evaluators. The ‘Guide’ represents a common framework for evaluating credentials that should be a standard for evaluators whether they work in an agency or institutional setting. Both the PCP and Guide are ‘living’ documents’ that will be refined and updated over time as the nature of our work as international credential evaluators evolves. [View certificate]

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) and China Beijing Institute of Credit Information Science for International Students (CSCSS) have reached an MOU to recognize each other reciprocally. The CSCSS is the largest non-government non-governmental organization for the certification and analysis of international students returning to China; its director has a certain influence on students studying abroad in China; since 2009, he has been the deputy director of the Education Strategy Development Committee of the Ministry of Education of the Chinese government. The chairman unit includes retired government officials from the Ministry of Education. [View Certificate]

In August 2022, Chartered Institute of Educational Practitioners, United Kingdom (CIEPUK) have reached a Memorandum of Understanding for reciprocal recognition. CIEPUK is a leading professional body duly accredited and based in the United Kingdom and Nigeria and Sub Saharahan Africa to promote professional development, education and innovation across Africa and Worldwide. They have offices in both United Kingdom and Africa.

 

The Association of International Certified Public Accountants, UK (CPAPRO), and International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) have reached a Memorandum of Understanding for reciprocal recognition and open possibilities for further cooperation. The Association of International Certified Public Accountants is one of the prestigious international accountancy bodies; Incorporated in England & Wales (under co setup as The Association of International Certified Practising Accountants) and in Pakistan as Non-Government & Non-Profit Organization; functioning in Europe, GCC & Asian countries. The Association (and its allied institutes) are duly approved, recognized and authorized Accountancy Professional Legal Bodies to work internationally as Educational & Examining authority; Award the CPA Certifications; Regulate Associate & Fellow CPAs; and Issue Practicing Certificate under bye-laws.

Collaboration with Quality Assurance Agency

International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education has reached a Memorandum of Understandings with Accurate Quality Services and Accurate Quality Services LLC. AQS Certifications is an accredited Certifications Body specializing in the Certifications of management systems, training systems and products/services in accordance with international standards relevant to those standards. The expertise, experience, reliability and global recognition of certificates issued by AQS Certifications and have founded its international presence in over 30 countries worldwide.

 

If you are interested in collaborating in any way, please contact us at admin@qahe.org and if you are interested in our accreditation, please visit here.