IMPALA is a three years Lifelong Learning, Erasmus funded project that started in October 2013.
IMPALA project aims at closing this gap by developing and applying a methodology to assess the impact of EQA procedures on HEIs. The main objective is to improve the knowledge and know-how of all stakeholders about the outputs, outcomes, effects, and (mid- and long-term) impacts of EQA procedures.
The project is expected to achieve the following results:
Coordinator: Evaluation Agency (Evaluationsagentur) Baden-Wurttemberg (evalag) Germany
Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ARACIS) Romania,
Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency (AQU) Spain
The Finnish Higher Education Evaluation Council (FINHEEC) Finland,
University of Stuttgart Germany,
Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest Romania,
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona Spain,
Jyvaskyla University of Applied Sciences Finland,
University of Oslo Norway,
European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA) Belgium,
European Students Union (ESU) Belgium.
Duration: November 2013- December 2016
Read more on the official website.