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In an article in University World News, the Head of the Council of Europe’s Education Department,...
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Council of Europe in podcast on academic freedom, institutional autonomy, and the future of democracyOnline 29 January 2021
Check out this recent podcast on academic freedom, institutional autonomy, and the future of...
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An article in University World News argues that the inclusion of the European Qualifications...
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The Council of Europe Does Not Recognize Higher Education Institutions
In light of the increasing number of higher education providers that claim to be recognized by the Council of Europe or other international organizations, we wish to make it clear that the Council of Europe does not recognize or in any other way bestow legitimacy on any higher education institution, programme or provision. Institutional recognition is normally within the competence of national authorities and is normally conditional on the institution or programme undergoing quality assessment going on national level