ATHEA focuses on institutional accreditation with a transnational approach in compliance with the Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG).
Institutions that qualify for Institutional Membership are welcome to join.
ATHEA intends to be listed on the EQAR European Quality Assurance Register in the near future. Benefits for higher education institutions (HEI) were identified as follows:
|Before ATHEA is listed on EQAR||As soon as ATHEA is listed on EQAR|
|Institutions benefit by a strengthened institutional quality assurance system in line with the ESG and the Bologna Process.
|In some countries, this will fulfill the requirement for a license to operate for the HEI.
Depending on the country an HEI is operating in,