ASIC – The Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities

ASIC – The Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities

October 17, 2019 0 By Stanley Isaacs


ASIC Accreditation is an internationally renowned quality standard for schools, colleges, universities, online learning providers, and training providers and we have accredited institutions in over 25 countries worldwide. Accreditation through ASIC draws all three decades of international education experience and will help students and parents make a more informed choice and would also help your institution demonstrate to the international student body that they are a high quality institution. ASIC are ISO 9001 accredited, are a UK Visas and Immigration approved accreditation body for the purposes of the short term study visa and hold several other memberships and affiliations ASIC Accreditation covers eight areas of operation and is carried out in three stages Stage One is the scrutiny of the completed application form and accompanying documents. Stage Two is the initial inspection visit where inspectors will focus on how the institution complies with statutory regulations along with the health and safety of the premises and includes meetings with key management staff and the principal. The Stage Three inspection visit includes meetings with teaching and administration staff, meetings with groups of students, lesson observations and meetings with the principal and management team For international institutions the Stage 2 and Stage 3 inspection visits may be combined. ASIC Accreditation will boost the profile of your institution and confirm that it meets high standards of education, welfare and good practice. Along with reassuring students and agents that your institution is a good choice and that you will provide them with professional teaching, valuable qualifications, and a positive learning experience. Our accreditation is not simply a one-time process and we are dedicated to developing productive, long-lasting working relationships with institutions. Other benefits of accreditation include help in developing international partnerships. Help with setting up effective internal auditing and evaluation systems. Help to achieve international recognition for awards. We can work with universities to help gain a higher ranking with the QS World University Ranking System and to assist in research capacity building. There is also access to accredited agents in over 80 countries around the world, and inclusion in ASIC’s marketing activities which include discounts on exhibitions and fairs, exhibition attendance, newsletters and assistance with your internationalization plans. ASIC also offers professional consultancy services to educators in all fields, including both new startups and established institutions. To provide the service ASIC draws upon a vast pool of experienced consultants, with a successful track record of providing custom solutions to institutions across the world. Our services are suitable for a wide variety of educational institutions such as privately run foundations, NGOs, government run schools, major corporations or investment groups, new startups, private colleges, universities and academies. For more information about our accreditation process, benefits and consultancy please visit our website