This Directory contains contact information about over 550 quality assurance bodies, accreditation bodies and Ministries of Education in 173 countries as of July 2019. The quality assurance and accreditation bodies have been authorized to operate by their respective governments either as agencies of the government or as nongovernmental organizations. The information has been obtained from the quality assurance or accreditation body or ministry of education. It has been reformatted by CHEA but otherwise not edited. The terminology used by the different organizations and governments is not standardized.

You may search by organization name, by country or by organizational type (country, regional, international). Results are organized alphabetically by organization name or country. The organizations may also be arrayed by type:

  • Country - The majority of the work of the organization is within country.
  • Regional - The majority of the work of the organization is within a specific geographic region.
  • International - The organization’s work is world-wide.

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