AQA provides external academic quality assurance for all New Zealand universities via a five-yearly cycle of audits. Key principles underpinning AQA academic audits are: peer review, evidence-based, externally benchmarked, and enhancement-led. Learn more about our current cycle of academic audits here.
AQA signs MoU with Taiwan Assessment and Evaluation Association
Dr Wen-Shiong Chang, Director of the Taiwan Assessment and Evaluation Association and Dr Jan Cameron, Director of the Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities pictured at a recent signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the two organisations.
Photo credit: Taiwan Assessment and Evaluation Association. Taipei, December 2013.
About our name
Previously the New Zealand Universities Academic Audit Unit, from 1 January 2013 we are now the Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities (AQA), Te Pokapū Kounga Mātauranga mō ngā Whare Wānanga o Aotearoa. Find out more about our name, our history and our purpose here.