On April 8, 2019, a regular meeting of the Expert Council for Higher Education of the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating was held.

The meeting of the Expert Council chaired by M.A. Skiba reviewed the results of the work of the External Expert Commissions (EEC) on assessing the quality of educational services of HEIs in the framework of institutional and specialized accreditation for 2018, the results of the examination of reports and recommendations of the EEC following visits to organizations implementing higher and postgraduate education.

The members of the Expert Council did not ignore the issues of advanced training of experts and made proposals to expand the capacity of the IAAR.

During the meeting, thesis provisions for the development of a culture of higher education quality and increasing the competitiveness of experts were determined for discussion at the upcoming III Central Asian Forum on Quality Assurance, which will be held on October 4-5, in Turkestan, Kazakhstan.