Aim of the institutional accreditation is to confirm that universities have their own quality assurance systems and that quality assurance is carried out effectively in accordance with national criteria and international standards. The purpose is also: 

  • to raise the national and international profile of universities;
  • to serve as a guide and decision-making aid for prospected students; 
  • to help universities make a name for themselves and to improve international recognition for degree qualifications.

Your benefits

Impetus for quality development

The institutional accreditation supports you in developing the quality of your processes and study offers by checking your quality assurance system as a whole and not just single parts of it.  

Expertise and long time experience

We are one of the oldest accreditation agencies in Germany and have long time experience in national and international quality assurance in higher education. Our staff and our experts are constantly trained to live up yours and ours expectations.

Individual needs

We consider the individual needs of the HEI (amongst others: during the selection of experts; while organising the on-site visit; by taking into account the HEI´S statement on the assessment report).

FIBAA Assessment Guide 

The FIBAA Assessment Guide guarantees that all necessary information is given to the experts and it defines the scope of assessment.

Competent support

A FIBAA project manager is at the HEI’s disposal during the whole accreditation procedure.