Quality assurance of the BISC's educational standards is taken very seriously. All BISC courses are accredited by Queen’s University (Canada) and are subject to scrupulous quality assurance reviews and standardization by both the Ontario Universities Council on Quality Assurance (Canada) and the UK government’s Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (United Kingdom). We also have a rigorous internal program of classroom observations and syllabi review by the BISC Academic Director and BISC Curriculum Committee to ensure we maintain the high standards that have earned us an excellent reputation to date.
A review of the BISC carried out in June 2016 provided the following assessment:
Confidence in the provider's management of its responsibilities for the quality of learning opportunities. Reliance can be placed on the accuracy and completeness of the information that the provider is responsible for publishing about itself and the programmes it delivers.
The full report is available here on the QAA website.
A monitoring visit was carried out in June 2017 to review the implementation of recommendations in the 2016 report. The brief report concludes:
Bader International Study Centre (BISC) has made commendable progress with implementing the action plan