What is Accreditation?
Accreditation is a process wherein independent or non-governmental agencies give acknowledgement to schools or programs that meet specifically designed criteria. The primary purposes of accreditation are to ensure that an institution or course conform to general expectations and to assist institutions to continually improve the quality of their courses.
Benefits of Accreditation
Benefits of Accreditation to Distance Learning Providers
>>Proudly display the IAP seal on your website. Students can validate your courses via our website 24/7.
>>Better commitment to providing quality courses, practices and culture to learners and staff.
>>You can confidently promote your institution, knowing your commitment to excellent education is affirmed.
>>Your organisation enjoys the guaranteed status and added exposure to your target audience by being endorsed by IAP.
>>Support and guidance from IAP helps you strengthen and grow your institution.
Benefits of Accreditation to Students
>>Assurance that practices, materials, and other educational activities implemented within a course meet or exceed established standards.
>>Opportunity to gain new knowledge and skills that will prepare the learner to be career-ready.
>>Better career prospects, as more and more employers seek to hire applicants from accredited programs.
>>IAP accreditation assures all potential students of the quality and high standards of your courses.
Benefits of Accreditation to Stakeholders/ Funding Bodies
>>Assurance that the courses provided by the organization are well structured and implemented, thereby guaranteeing return on investment.
>>Minimized need for frequent audits since annual audited financial statements are included in accreditation requirements.
>>Increased satisfaction due to improved effectiveness and efficiency of all aspects of the organization.