Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency
type: Accreditation Bodies
desc: The Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency (HQA) is an independent administrative authority which began its operations in 2006. Its mission is to ensure high quality in higher education. The Agency is governed by the President and the Council, which consists of 10 University and TEI Professors, and members representing non-academic research institutions, Chambers and students in Greece. The HQA is an independent body, overseen by the Minister of Education in regard to the legality of its actions and is responsible for quality assurance in higher education at national level.
Higher Education Ranking is an independent initiative aims to encourage higher education institutions to increase their web-content on the internet. The main objective of the project is to provide a platform for HEIs to monitor the development of their presence on the internet.