Western Europe Commission on Higher Education



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 peer review.


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