Accreditation in the Middle East

Welcome to the official website of the International Association for Quality Assurance in Pre-Tertiary & Higher Education (QAHE)!


QAHE is a globally recognized organization dedicated to ensuring the highest standards of quality assurance in pre-tertiary and higher education institutions. As an ISO 9001: 2015, ISO 20000:2018, ISO 17011:2017, ISO/IEC 17040:2005 and ISO 27001:2013 certified independent and non-governmental accrediting agency, QAHE is nationally and internationally (ranging from Asia, Europe to Africa) recognized by the quality assurance agencies and national bodies:

  • - National Agency for Quality Assurance in Education and Research, (ANACEC) the Republic of Moldova,
  • - Directorate for Research, Planning, and Funding Accreditation, North Macedonia,
  • - The Accreditation Council for Education, Indonesia (ACE),
  • - Technology and Human Association (TEKINDER), Turkey,
  • - Council on International Higher Education Supervision (CONIES) Austria,
  • - Public Foundation Independent Accreditation Agency "BILIM-STANDARD",
  • - Agency for the Accreditation of Educational Programs and Organizations (AAEPO) of Kyrgyz Republic,
  • - The Information Systems Security Association, Egypt Chapter (ISSA Egypt)
  • - Independent Accreditation Agency “Elbaasy”, Kyrgyz Republic,
  • - Higher Education Council of Syria,
  • - Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (EdNet) of Kyrgyz Republic,
  • - National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria

We provide comprehensive accreditation services, guidance, and support to educational institutions worldwide. In particular, we have a strong focus on serving the Middle East region, including countries such as Cyprus, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Beirut (Lebanon), the State of Palestine, Syria, Istanbul (Turkey), Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Moscow (Russia), Saint Petersburg (Russia), Saudi Arabia, and Bucharest.


Enhancing Educational Quality in Middle East Universities

Our Accreditation Services for Educational Institutions in the Middle East:  
  1. 1. Academic Accreditation: We offer thorough accreditation services to educational institutions, evaluating their programs, faculty, facilities, and overall educational quality to ensure alignment with international standards.
  2. 2. Accreditation for Universities: We specialize in assisting universities in obtaining accreditation, which enhances their reputation and ensures that their programs meet rigorous quality benchmarks.
  3. 3. Educational Accreditation: We provide accreditation support to a wide range of educational institutions, including schools, colleges, and vocational training centers, helping them demonstrate their commitment to quality education.
  4. 4. Distance Learning Accreditation: With the growing popularity of online education, we offer specialized accreditation services tailored to distance learning institutions, ensuring that their programs meet the highest standards of quality and effectiveness.
  5. 5. School Accreditation: We assist schools in the Middle East in achieving accreditation, which serves as a mark of excellence and demonstrates their commitment to providing high-quality education to students.
  6. 6. Course Accreditation: Our accreditation services cover individual courses and educational programs, ensuring that they meet the required standards and deliver a valuable learning experience.
  7. 7. Preschool Accreditation: We support preschools in the Middle East in obtaining accreditation, with a focus on the quality of early childhood education and the well-being of young learners.
  8. 8. Accreditation of Training Institutions: We provide accreditation services for training institutions in the Middle East, assessing the quality of their training programs and ensuring that they meet industry standards.
  9. 9. International Accreditation: Our accreditation services extend to international educational institutions in the Middle East, helping them gain recognition and meet the requirements of global educational standards.
  10. 10. Quality Assurance Agency for Education: We serve as a trusted quality assurance agency, working closely with educational institutions in the Middle East to enhance their quality assurance mechanisms and ensure continuous improvement.
  11. 11. TESOL Accreditation: We offer accreditation specifically for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) programs in the Middle East, ensuring that they meet the highest standards of language instruction.
  12. 12. Quality Assurance Agency for Training: We support training providers in the Middle East in implementing quality assurance measures, ensuring that their training programs meet the needs of learners and industry requirements.
  13. 13. Private School Accreditation: We assist private schools in the Middle East in obtaining accreditation, highlighting their commitment to excellence in education and providing assurance to stakeholders.
  14. 14. Learning Center Accreditation: We offer accreditation services for learning centers in the Middle East, which provide specialized educational programs and support services to students.
  15. 15. Accreditation Process for Educational Institutions: We guide educational institutions in the Middle East through the accreditation process, providing comprehensive support and expertise to facilitate a smooth and successful accreditation journey.
Middle East School Accreditation

At QAHE, we are committed to promoting excellence and quality in education worldwide. Our experienced team of professionals has extensive knowledge in accreditation processes and works closely with educational institutions to ensure they meet the highest standards of quality assurance. By obtaining accreditation from QAHE, institutions gain global recognition, enhance their reputation, and provide assurance to students, parents, and the wider community.


Contact us or apply today to learn more about our accreditation services and how we can support your institution's journey towards excellence in education in the Middle East and beyond.


Some of our institutions which have obtained QAHE academic accreditation in Middle East are Egyptian Cultural Center (ECC, Egypt), Erebuni Medical Academy Foundation (Armenia), Q Pulse Consulting (Lebanon), Khatam Al-Morsaleen International University (Egypt), Islamic Azad University Science and Research Branch (IAU-SRB, Iran), Islamic Azad University (IAU), UAE Branch, Venators (Egypt), etc. To apply, please visit here.