Quality Assurance

The Quality management system creates preconditions for the effective execution of the multifaceted mission of Vilnius University of Applied Sciences (hereinafter – Vilnius UAS)- to provide modern higher education studies, nationally and internationally recognized R&D and professional art in accordance with European standards, through the efforts of a socially responsible academic community, in effective cooperation with the world of business, in order to achieve a successful professional career of students and the prosperity of the Vilnius region and the Lithuanian state in general.

Vilnius UAS is responsible for the quality of its studies, R&D, professional art and other activities, publishes its quality indicators and promotes a culture of quality together with evaluation institutions. The quality of studies, R&D and professional art activities is ensured in application of conditions of admission to Vilnius UAS, the quality assurance system of Vilnius UAS, the external evaluation and accreditation of study fields, and external evaluation and accreditation of Vilnius UAS. The quality assurance of studies of Vilnius UAS is based on the Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area.

Internal quality assurance system is managed through a systemic approach: responsibilities are identified and assigned for the management of all activities, so that the intended results are pursued through the optimal use of available resources.

Activities of Vilnius UAS have continuously been improved through periodic monitoring and self-assessment, taking into account the results of external evaluation.

Departments, in cooperation with the Committee of the respective study field, carry out annual quality monitoring of the field of study.

QUALITY DOCUMENTS

Quality manual

Description of procedure for internal quality assessment of performance

Description of procedure for informing the public on quality issues

Description of the procedure for internal quality assurance of study fields