On the 5th of December the team from the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education consisted of Head of the Study Programme Evaluation Division Almantas Šerpatauskas, Head of the Institutional Review Division Rasa Penkauskienė, Chief Officer of Legal and General Affairs Division Julija Kovalenko and the Review Coordinator Kornelija Bukantaitė visited Northern Lithuania College to discuss the commitment of the higher education institution to suspend studies related activity from 2020.
Based on July 2017 order of the Minister of Education and Science (reference to the legal act) from 1st of July 2020 College of Northern Lithuania (hereinafter referred to as the College) will be denied permission to conduct studies. By the specified deadline, the College submits annuall reports on quality monitoring and assurance to the Center for Quality Assessment in Higher Education.
During the discussion about the report of quality monitoring and assurance, the administration and students of the College were met, as well as the material base of the College was reviewed. During the meetings, the issues mentioned in the report, issues raised by the SKVC staff, the current situation of students were discussed, and, most importantly, it was taken into consideration what measures are envisaged to ensure that all students complete their studies by the date of expiry of the College's permit.