University of New York Tirana as part of the Erasmus + Project  “Strategic Support on Strengthening the Quality Assurance Structures at the Private Higher Education Institutions in Albania”, (QAinAL), took  part in the 6th study visit and training seminar on “Quality assurance in Higher Education”, which  was organized  by the University of Genoa, Italy on May 28-30, 2018.

The aim of the Genova event was to: i) delivering training to teachers and managers involved in Quality Assurance in the Partner Country Universities; ii) discussing the “QAINAL QA Action Plan” to be considered as main sustainability output of the project and iii) to be introduced with the italian experiences regarding issues on internal and external quality assurance in teaching, learning and research.

UNYT was represented by: Prof. Dr. Suzana Guxholli, Ms. Evis Koço-Mehaj (MBA), Ms. Rafaela Alushaj (MSc) – QA Coordinator at UNYT. The presentation of the Action Plan, for the University of New York, was carried out by Prof.  Dr. Suzana Guxholli.

The training was also attended by representatives of all partner universities:  Marin Barleti University, European University of Tirana, Polis University, Epoka University, as well as representatives from the Ministry of Education, Sports and Youths, the Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education in Albanian as well as WUS Kosova.