International External Review of the Educational Programmes of Minin Nizhny Novgorod State Pedagogical University

On Decewmber 1-3, 2021 an international external review of study programmes delivered by Minin Nizhny Novgorod State Pedagogical University was held. The review was conducted remotely*.

The External Review Panel involved Russian and foreign experts, representatives of professional community and students. During three days of work meetings with the University administration, Heads of subdivisions responsible for programmes delivery, teachers, students, postgraduate students, graduates and employers were held.

Summary report and recommendations on further development of the programmes based on the results of the external review will be prepared. Decision about international and public accreditation of the educational programmes will be made at the meeting of the National Accreditation Board. 


*On March 26, 2020 the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA) published a statement on COVID-19 pandemic, where peculiarities of work of the association and accreditation agencies during the pandemic are explained. ENQA encourages its members to show flexibility in their own review processes, adapt their current activities where necessary and seek ways to support higher education institutions, who are facing an unprecedented disruption to their normal operations. Meanwhile, the association is working remotely.