AEER accreditation of educational programs: Quality assurance aims and requirements

Kseniya K. Tolkacheva, Yury P. Pokholkov, Sergey B. Mogilnickiy, Maria Yurievna Chervach, Jose Carlos Quadrado

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Abstract

The article addresses problems of quality assurance in higher engineering education, analyses best international practices in the field, as well as the ways to solve outlined problems. The article indicates that professional accreditation of educational programs is considered as one of the key tools for quality assurance and assessment. Main aims and objectives of professional accreditation, as well as benefits for graduates of accredited programs in building their professional engineering career are described. Best practices and results of professional accreditation of educational programs in the field of engineering and technology conducted by the Association for Engineering Education of Russia (AEER) are presented in this paper.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationASEE 2016 International Forum
PublisherAmerican Society for Engineering Education
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Event5th Annual ASEE International Forum 2016 - New Orleans, United States
Duration: 25 Jun 2016 → …

Conference

Conference5th Annual ASEE International Forum 2016
CountryUnited States
CityNew Orleans
Period25.6.16 → …

Keywords

  • AEER
  • Engineering education
  • Quality assurance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)
  • Education

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    Tolkacheva, K. K., Pokholkov, Y. P., Mogilnickiy, S. B., Chervach, M. Y., & Quadrado, J. C. (2016). AEER accreditation of educational programs: Quality assurance aims and requirements. In ASEE 2016 International Forum American Society for Engineering Education.