Minister Bussemaker of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands has published the new Assessment Framework for the Higher Education Accreditation System of the Netherlands in the Government Gazette (No. 69458). The framework 2016 shall enter into force on 1 January 2017.
NVAO wants to implement the improvements, which have been established after consultation with the higher education institutions and students, as soon as possible. Because the preparations for a visitation takes time, transitional arrangements are needed for the use of the new framework 2016. The transitional arrangement shall take the utmost account of the current visitation processes. Read more