Vision, Mission & Objectives

A Centre of Excellence in Tertiary Education Quality Assurance with a strong membership base that influences Tertiary Education in the Caribbean!

Capacity Building Activities

Apart from its annual Pre Conferences and Conferences, CANQATE seeks to build or enhance the competencies of its membership in the area of quality assurance and quality enhancement through activities and mechanisms such as:

Other Relevant Conferences/Forums:  

1. Biennial Conference and Forums – International Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (INQAAHE)
2. Annual Conferences of the other Regional Networks
3. International Conferences e.g. Higher Learning Commission, USA, Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
4. Biennial Conference and Forums – International Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (INQAAHE)

Publications:

1. Guidelines of Good Practices published by the International Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (INQAAHE)
2. Quality in Higher Education - published quarterly by INQAAHE
3. Quarterly Journal - Quality in Higher Education (INQAAHE)

Special Projects/Programmes :

GIQAC/World Bank provides some funds to assist networks with capacity-building activities. From 2009, CANQATE has benefited from a grant of US$80,000.00 to assist with the development and implementation of specific activities; namely:


1. Upgrading of the Website
2. Supporting developmental and networking opportunities for members
3. Training of Peer Reviewers
4. Strengthening the clearinghouse function of CANQATE