Asic Accreditation Service For International Colleges, Stockton-On-Tees

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updated on 16/07/2020

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Official Name
Reg. office address
13 YARM ROAD, TS18 3NJ, STOCKTON-ON-TEES, Durham England
Company Number
SIC Code
85590 - Other education n.e.c.
Date of Incorporation
14 Dec 2011
Company Type
Private Limited Company
Previous addresses
23 Yarm Road Stockton on Tees TS18 3NJ


Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities - ASIC, is an independent body, providing education consultancy and accreditation service for schools, colleges, universities, training organisations and onlinedistance learning providers worldwide. ASIC is recognised by UKBA in UK, is a member of the CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG) in USA and is listed in their International Directory and is a member of the BQF (British Quality Foundation).

Company description
International migration of international students is now at an unprecedented level. No longer is this the domain of countries such as UK, Australia, USA, Canada and New Zealand but students are now looking at study options in Malaysia, Singapore, China, Ukraine, Russia, Greece, Cyprus and most of the EU countries. This is giving the student a wider choice in relation to a range of subjects, entrance criteria, cost, types of institution and cultural experience. The market is growing, but so to is the number of educational institutions seeking to recruit these students. Unfortunately, the unethical behaviour of some international colleges is causing major problems for students, parents and sponsors.
It is very difficult for students to get a realistic and honest picture of what an institution is really like in terms of quality, resources, student support and ethics. ASIC has been formed to bring this independent information to the student population through its accreditation service with well defined and objective benchmarking. Following widespread and increasing concern over the behaviour of some international independent and private colleges, the UK Government identified the need for a more rigorous system for accrediting education institutions involved in recruiting overseas students. Accordingly, a proposal for the mandatory accreditation of education providers, wishing to bring overseas students into the UK, was included in the Government's Command Paper "A Points Based System: Making Migration Work for Britain".
In response to this proposal QISAN together with a number of professional practitioners with considerable experience in recruiting international students for universities, further education colleges and schools/EFL colleges and in establishing collaborative arrangements with overseas institutions and UK partners, have established an embryo accrediting body, namely ASIC. The existence of colleges, which appeared to focus largely on bringing young people i
Educational Services, College, Educational Institution, Distance Learning, Colleges & Universities, Higher Education, Adult Education, Education, Training Courses, Accreditation, International Students
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