UCN is accredited by ASIC with Premier Provider status in order to demonstrate the commitment to quality and continuous improvement.
ASIC, Accreditation Service for International Colleges, based in the UK is a UK Border Agency recognized Accreditation Body, a member of the British Quality Foundation (BQF), sits on the Quality Standards Group of UK NARIC, is listed in the international registry for the UK of CHEA, the US Council for Higher Education Accreditation, is a Member of the CHEA International Quality Group, and is a national UK Affiliate of ENQA, the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education. ASIC inspections include an examination of the content and standard of the curriculum as well as the quality of its delivery to learners. ASIC also pays close attention to the consistency and reliability of assessment. However, it should be noted that ASIC neither confers nor validates degree-awarding powers. ASIC inspectors conducted thorough audits at the university in Nicaragua, including domestic and international programmes, and based on their fair evaluation report the ASIC commission has awarded Premier Provider status to our university.
Authorized by Consejo Nacional de Universidades
The CNU is the national institutional authorization agency prior to a university is granted autonomy by Act of Parliament and Presidential Decree. CNU is listed in the international directory of CHEA. A fully authorized and autonomous university according to Nicaraguan higher education
Texila American University is listed in World Directory of Medical Schools (WDMS) which maintains the list of all the medical schools in the world, with accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive information on each school. WDMS has been developed through a partnership between the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) and the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
IAU International Association of Universities
Listed as recognized university by IAU International Association of Universities
Universidad Central de Nicaragua UCN is accredited as APPROVED CENTRE by AABPS Accrediting and
Assessment Bureau for Post Secondary Schools a UK OFQUAL recognized awarding organization.
In our world of globalised transnational education it becomes increasingly
important for nationally recognized universities to also pursue overseas
professional recognition by means of programmatic accreditation of degrees
Universidad Central de Nicaragua UCN has, therefore, obtained APPROVED
CENTRE status by AABPS Accrediting and Assessment Bureau for Post Secondary
Schools in order to map the university programs against the EQF (European Qualifications Framework) and UK
QCF (Qualifications and Credits Framework) levels.
Universidad Central de Nicaragua UCN is accredited as APPROVED CENTRE by EBMA Education for Business
Managers and Administrators, a UK awarding organization.
Universidad Central de Nicaragua UCN is a Signatory to the Earth Charter
The Earth Charter is an international declaration of fundamental values and principles considered useful by its supporters for building a just, sustainable, and peaceful global society in the 21st century
QAC UK Programme Accreditation and Quality Management System Certification
The Quality Assurance Commission has examined the curricula and syllabus
presented and certified that this institution has met all the standards set by the
Quality Assurance Commission, and that the Nicaraguan and European
programmes of Universidad Central de Nicaragua UCN are accredited and validated
as aligned in credits to the United Kingdom Qualifications and Credit Framework
and the Quality Assurance Commission affirmed the comparability in standards and
quality to programmes offered in the United Kingdom.