What is AROQA?

The Arab Organization for Quality Assurance in Education (AROQA) is an international non-profit independent association established in Belgium in July 2007 with the fundamental objective of raising the quality of education in the Arab world. To this end, AROQA will:
  • Establish links and work closely with international accreditation bodies to facilitate standard setting, benchmarking and the dissemination of good practice across the Arab world and internationally
  • Coordinate with local Arab accreditation agencies concerning accreditation standards and criteria
  • Disseminate awareness of educational excellence in educational institutions in the Arab world
  • Provide accreditation services to Arab educational institutions so that they could be acclaimed highly and regarded as the hallmarks of excellence in education
  • Participate in the establishment of a quality ranking system for Arab universities
  • Disseminate mutual learning and good practice across the Arab world and internationally