We are dedicated to the assurance of quality levels of higher education to serve students and institutions, regardless of their location. Founded in 1992, the Western Europe Commission on Higher Education is
dedicated source of higher education credentials for universities and students
both campus or distance associated.
Through the board of trustees, the Association contributes to public
policy and conducts research with a variety of national and international
groups and develops assessment processes for other educational providers. Accreditation
relies on a voluntary, peer review process engaging educators. in the region on
hundreds of reviews in any year. Schools and colleges undertake a
self-study process of 12-18 months in regular review cycles. The goals are
effectiveness, improvement and public assurance.
The association is an advocate of educational quality and its
improvement. Drawing upon its considerable experience, it serves as a
public policy resource on issues related to the condition of higher
education. It sustains and advances the principles of self-regulation and