Accreditation and quality assurance

The quality of Artevelde University of Applied Sciences Ghent and its departments is assured by accreditation. All our departments are accredited by the NVAO, the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders.

For more information in English about NVAO and the accreditation of our university of applied sciences we refer to 'Qrossroads'. Qrossroads is a project of the European Consortium for Accreditation supported by the European Commission and aims at providing information regarding quality assured and accredited higher education in Europe.


Erasmus Charter

The university of applied sciences has acquired the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education for the full duration of the new Erasmus+ Programme (2014-2020). The Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE) provides the general quality framework for European and international cooperation activities a higher education institution may carry out within the Programme.

The award of an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education is a pre-requisite for all higher education institutions located in an eligible country and willing to participate in learning mobility of individuals and/or cooperation for innovation and good practices under the Programme. The Charter is awarded for the full duration of the Programme.
Read more details in the Erasmus Policy Statement (PDF)