Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities

AQA provides external academic quality assurance for all New Zealand universities via a regular cycle of audits (every 7-8 years in Cycle 6). Key principles underpinning AQA academic audits are: peer review, evidence-based, externally benchmarked, and enhancement-led.  

Information on Cycle 6 Academic Audit for New Zealand Universities is available here, and further information on the Cycle 6 Enhancement Theme is available here.


AQA Communications Survey 2019

As part of its own commitment to quality enhancement, AQA seeks feedback on its activities.
We would appreciate your feedback on how we communicate, and particularly on our newsletter and website.
A link to the survey can be found here.

AQA Newsletter - March 2019

AQA's latest newsletter is now available here.
Previous editions of our quarterly newsletter can be found here.

AQA Enhancement Theme Symposium

A first AQA Enhancement Theme Symposium was held on Wednesday 31 October 2018, at Massey University's Pukeahu Campus in Wellington.
Further information about this event can be found here.