Quality Assurance Training for Ukrainian students

June 20, 2015


Quality Assurance training for Ukrainian students has been successfully accomplished by the Ukrainian Association of Student's Self-Government (UASS), the overal event's coordination was on ESU (Brussels).

The number of participants was 30 people, thus these 30 people were from different Ukrainian regions as well as from Kyiv participating in the training. The training took place between 20th of June 2015 (day of arrival) and 24th of June 2015 (day of departure).

  • During the training the discussion addressed the following topics:

  • Understanding Quality in Higher Education

  • Internal Quality Assurance vs External Quality assurance

  • Ukrainian context. Quality Assurance in Ukrainian HEIs and student participation in QA in Ukraine

  • Role of a student expert: promoters, multipliers and student representatives

Moreover, there was an institutional review simulation conducted. During the training participants have also elaborated different models of organizing and functioning of National Students’ QA Experts Pool, and the biggest outcome from the training was the declaration of creation of such a Pool on the UASS basis.

Below you can find some additional information (photos, article etc.):

- http://uass.org.ua/index.php/news/national/739-qastudents

The reports  about the training were sent to the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine as well as to the National Erasmus + office (Kyiv).


UASS has disseminated the information about the training during the hearings organized by the Committee for Education and Science of the Ukrainian Parliament, as UASS President (who also was a training participant) was invited to take part in these hearings. 


Olena Rusnak, the representative for Ukrainian Association of Student's Self-Government (UASS), the Member of the National Team of Higher Education Reform Experts (HEREs) had a long discussion about the event with the Head of Ukrainian Erasmus+ Office.

Both  institutions, Erasmus+ Office and the Ministry have underlined the importance of such a training nowadays in the context of establishing the National QA Agency in Ukraine.


Olena Rusnak

Ukrainian Association of Student's Self-Government (UASS),

Member of the National Team of Higher Education Reform Experts (HEREs)


Please reload

Featured Posts

Soft Skills Workshop, Kyiv

March 18, 2015

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Classic
  • Twitter Classic
  • Google Classic

Cofunded by the

Tempus Programme of the European Union