European Council for Business Education (ECBE)
OUS proud to be ACCREDITED by the European Council for Business Education (ECBE) a leading Accreditation Association based in Switzerland and affiliated with the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA) AND USA Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) International Quality Group (IQG).
ECBE, the European Council for Business Education, is an international not-for-profit educational organization, registered in Brussels as an AISBL – Association Internationale Sans But Lucrative. It is committed to supporting academic and professional learning institutions in business and related fields. It provides advice and consulting services to encourage and support institutions to commit themselves to continuous improvement by engaging in its accreditation processes. It also creates valuable networking opportunities for schools interested in internationalizing their curriculum and contacts. These services help to enhance the learning environment and career opportunities for students of business.
ECBE's mission is to support higher and further education institutions and professional training organizations to develop outstanding, innovative programs which will help students to develop the skills, knowledge, and experience to succeed in today's dynamic global economy. All types of academic and professional programs are supported within the framework of a commitment to lifelong learning.
Through its accreditation processes, ECBE helps to ensure that accredited members satisfy the requirements of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) as set out in the Bologna Process and other EU directives.
ECBE operates globally. Although we are European based, our interest in promoting and supporting the European methodology of education and embracing the ideals and values embodied in “Bologna” extends to business education providers all over the world. Our policy is to assist any institution committed to quality assurance and improvement in their quest to offer students the best educational experience possible.
We hope you will consider joining us in this adventure. Please click on the relevant pages of this website to learn more about our work.