Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education published the first results of the largest survey of student satisfaction in the Slovak Republic

Almost 20,000 students in the first two degrees of higher education study participated in the first year of the survey organised by the Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education. It is an anonymous, so far the largest survey of student’s perceptions of the quality of higher education institutions in Slovakia, which the Agency plans to organise […]

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National action plan for external quality assurance of higher education institutions in the Slovak Republic

The Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education and the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic participated in the creation of the National Action Plan in the field of external quality assurance of higher education institutions. The Action Plan is one of the deliverables of the international project Supporting Countries and […]

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The working meeting of the Agency with persons responsible for the internal quality assurance system of higher education institutions to apply to the internal system evaluation

The working meeting of the Agency with persons responsible for the internal system of higher education institutions on the state of compliance of internal systems and on the submission of applications for the evaluation of the internal system took place on 11 June 2021. The meeting included a discussion on how to apply to the […]

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Application for granting the accreditation of a joint study programme according to § 30 and § 36 para. 2 of Quality Assurance Act no. 269/2018 Coll.

Higher education institutions submit an Application for granting the accreditation of a joint study programme according to § 30 and § 36 para. 2 of Quality Assurance Act no. 269/2018 Coll. as amended in the Agency’s information system (https://is.saavs.sk/). If the higher education institution does not have access to the SAAVS information system, it will […]

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Academic integrity

Topics related to academic (non)integrity in the recent period regularly resonate in the Slovak higher education and political environment. The related discourse condemned the identified errors and resulted in changes in legislation. However, if failures are not to be repeated, the reasons and motivations that enabled them to need to be identified and the rules […]

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Call for applications for registration in the list of reviewers of the Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education

The Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education announces an open call for registrationin the list of reviewers of the Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education. Through this call, the Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education (hereinafter referred toas the “Agency”)primarily addresses reviewers from the ranks of experts and students from abroad. Applicants who meet the […]

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More than 300 participants in the event on the quality of higher education institutions

The fourth professional online event this year, organized by the Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education, took place on Friday, 19 March 2021. It focused on improving the learning objectives of study programmes and on the “Graduate profile” of the higher education institution. A greater emphasis is now placed on the applicability of education for […]

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Publication of a proposal for the modification of the Standards for the Study programme

Slovak Accreditation Agency for Higher Education according to Sec. 23 para. 1 of Act no. 269/2018 Coll. publishes a proposal for the modification of the Standards for the Study programme and submits it for public comment. The presented proposal is a supplement to the valid accreditation standards with special features for joint study programmes of […]

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