ESABIH

European Union standards for accreditation of study programs on BH Universities

Tempus SMGR 158853-1-2009-1-SE

Structure of the consortium

Contractor: Kaho Sint Lieven Ghent

BH partners:

  • 8 BH universities
  • University of Banja Luka
  • University of Bihac,
  • University of East Sarajevo,
  • University Dzemal Bijedic,
  • University of Mostar,
  • University of Sarajevo,
  • University of Tuzla and
  • University of Zenica
  • SUS B&H
  • Agency for development of Higher Education and Quality Assurance in BH,
  • Ministry of Civil Affairs BH


  • EU partners:

  • 2 EU universities (IPP Porto, Brasov University),
  • WUS Austria
  • Catalunyan Accreditation Office (AQA) and the
  • Council of Flemish University Colleges (VLHORA)


  • Project Duration: 3 years 02/2010 – 02/2013

    Project Type: Structural measures

    Main aim

  • Main aim of the project concerns the introduction of European standards in evaluation and accreditation procedures of study programs in BH Universities.
  • In this way this Structural Measures proposal focused on Governance Reform fully supports the structural reform of Higher Education in the whole country of Bosnia and Herzegovina.


  • Main outcomes of the project:

  • Evaluation of present situation in BH and EU
  • Procedures for evaluation and accreditation of study programmes
  • Improving competencies of University staff
  • Capacity building of Universities in BiH
  • Pilot project
  • Dissemination and Sustainability
  • Quality control and monitoring
  • Management of the project


  • Contact person: doc.dr Dejan Bokonjić