Accreditation by the Ministry of science and education in Croatia
Pursuant to the provisions of Article 20, paragraph 7 of the Law on Quality Assurance in Science and Higher Education, and the Regulation on the Content of Licenses and Conditions for the Issuance of Licenses for Higher Education Activities, Study Program and Reaccreditation of Higher Education Institutions, and Article 96 of the Law on General Administrative Procedures on the occasion of the request made by the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Osijek, and following the positive accreditation recommendation of the Agency for Science and Higher Education of May 4, 2018, with the prior opinion of the Accreditation Council of the Agency, Ministry of Science and Education passed on May 15, 2018 the decision to grant:
- accreditation for the undergraduate professional studies in Theology and i
- accreditation for the specialist graduate professional studies in Theology.
Validation by the European Evangelical Accreditation Association (EEAA)
During its visit to the Seminary, and on the basis of the previous request and documentation submitted in the validation process of the study programs at the European Evangelical Accreditation Association, the ECTE (EEAA) Council issued on April 14, 2018 a decision for the five year validation of the study programs conducted at the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Osijek.
The EEAA does not award diplomas but validates existing programs according to the standards of evangelical theological schools of higher education. Students who successfully complete their studies at the Seminary may request an EEAA certificate based on their diploma and accompanying documents, which grant them a recognition by evangelicals worldwide and confirm that the Seminary itself has succeeded in reaching significant quality standards in theological higher education.