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HKCAAVQ joins CBQAN to promote cross-border QA

20 Dec 2016 - 21 Dec 2016

The inaugural general assembly of CBQAN.

HKCAAVQ has joined the Cross-border Quality Assurance Network (CBQAN) as one of its founding members. CBQAN is initiated by China Academic Degrees and Graduate Education Development Center (CDGDC) and it consists of 15 quality assurance and qualification recognition institutions from 12 countries and regions. CBQAN aims to improve the quality of cross-border education, to build a communication and cooperation platform for stakeholders of cross-border higher education quality assurances in Asia and Europe, and to promote the students and academic mobility. The inaugural general assembly was held in December 2016 at the International Forum on Cross-border Education in Haikou of Hainan Province. At the forum, Dr Sandra Wong, Deputy Executive Director (VPET), gave a presentation on the topic “Two Decades of Quality Assurance of Cross Border Education – Hong Kong Experience and Beyond” and shared with participants the importance of cross border education and the regulation and quality assurance of non-local programmes Hong Kong.