Quality and Accreditation

Law of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation

Under the umbrella of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Al-Baath University realized the need to adopt and apply standards of quality assurance, accreditation, and institutional and academic excellence in its universities. To become one of the most important scientific centers to reach the ranks of distinguished international universities, that provide the best outcomes and services to society, To this end, many laws and legislations were issued, the latest of which was the issuance of Law 33, which includes the creation of the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education. ( To download the law, click here )

Quality Assurance and Accreditation Center

Al-Baath University seeks to enhance the culture of quality and accreditation in the university through an integrated system for evaluation, supervision, follow-up and support for all components and institutional and academic practices in accordance with the university’s vision, mission and objectives and fulfilling the requirements of the approved standards, in cooperation and mutual interaction with local and external centers and bodies and through the University’s Quality Assurance and Accrediitation Center.

Standards for assessing the performance of educational institutions

Al-Baath University seeks to implement all standards for assessing the performance of educational institutions issued by the Higher Education Council, the latest of which were the standards for the national classification of educational institutions approved by the Council by its decision No. 136 dated 16/1/2020 ( to download these standards and their implementation mechanisms; , click here )

It documents them jointly with the beneficiaries of the educational service in order to ensure the quality of the outputs and link them to the labor market. These steps are considered essential on the way to obtaining accreditation of its three types (institutional (general) accreditation – academic (program) accreditation – specialized (professional) accreditation. These steps include:

self evaluation
External Evaluation for Accreditation
Decision making and dissemination of results
Monitoring and re-accreditation periodically

Important Classification Indicators

  1. Working on adopting and applying national academic standards NARS, describing academic programs & courses in accordance with them, and evaluating the annual performance of colleges and institutes to obtain academic accreditation.
  2. Working on indexing university journals in global databases and encouraging external publishing ( to download the regulating decisions, click here )
  3. Completing the registration in Google Scholar (the registration in Google Scholar can be viewed by downloading the file here )
  4. Registering the data of faculty members in the database, completing the NSR database ( click here ) and constantly updating it to improve the national and international classification.

Quality Assurance and Accreditation Conferences

The university organizes various events and conferences in the field of quality and accreditation, the most recent of which was the Conference on the Development of Higher Education in the Framework of Quality Standards in partnership with the Syrian National Committee for UNESCO on August 26, 2021 ( to download the publications of these conferences, click here )

Patents, grants and global awards

The university highlights international grants, awards and scientific publications for faculty members and their curriculum vitae (CV) ( click here to view some patents at Al-Baath University.