Quality and Qualifications Ireland


Description: Quality and Qualifications Ireland is an independent, State agency responsible for promoting quality and accountability in education and training in Ireland. Our role is to: promote, maintain and develop the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), approve programmes offered at a variety of schools, colleges and further and higher education and training institutions, regulate and promote the quality of programmes offered by providers leading to qualifications on the NFQ and provide academic advice on the recognition of foreign qualifications in Ireland through NARIC Ireland and provide advice on the recognition of Irish qualifications.

Established: 2012

Website: www.qqi.ie

CEO: Dr Padraig Walsh

Headquarters: 26/27 Denzille Lane, Dublin 2, D02 P266