04 Oct 2021 14:07:00
Fair and transparent recognition of refugees qualifications towards successful participation in higher education and labour marketOnline 29 September 2021
A webinar moderated by Katia Dolgova-Dreyer, the Council of Europe co-Secretary of the Lisbon...
27 Sep 2021 17:50:00
Council of Europe at the World University Service Conference on the human right to quality educationVienna 23 September 2021
The World University Service was established in Vienna in 1920, and the Council of Europe worked...
21 Sep 2021 09:52:00Online 19 September 2021
In this article in University World News, published on September 19, the Head of the Council of...
Lisbon Convention: How to Check Ratifications and Signatures
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