FEES FOR THE ACCREDITATION FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION

The organisation applying for recognition or a quality rating services to the Confederation of International Accreditation Commission- CIAC should remit & pay the Quality assurance certification fee once the eligibility has been confirmed by the CIAC Secretary, and before any actual evaluation of the quality assurance or rating process starts.

FEES FOR QA CERTIFICATION

Fees associated with CIAC’s One-year Private, non Governmental Self regulated Quality Assurance Certification include the following: 

  1. Remittance of fees should be done upon acceptance of the eligibility of organisation.
  2. The Charges Covers the evaluation of the application for QA certification.
  3. The Charges Covers final applicant quality assurance assessment report.
  4. The Charges Covers the first year of quality assurance maintenance fee.
  5. This fee does NOT include any additional expenses derived from required site visits/ external audit if any required depending upon the services selected to be reviewed.


APPLICATION PROCESSING & ADMINISTRATIVE FEE

There is a nonrefundable application fee of INR 1000 (not applicable for reaccreditation) that is paid at the time of application. (For Indian Applicants)

There is a nonrefundable application fee of $ 100 (not applicable for reaccreditation) that is paid at the time of application. (For International Applicants) 

GENERAL FEES STRUCTURE 

FULL ACCREDITATION QUALITY ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION

Fees of $4000 (Dollar Four Thousand Only)

50% at the Time of Associate /Candidacy Approval Status

50% at the time of Full Accreditation after the Site visit & Audit

QUALITY STAR RATING CERTIFICATION

Fees of $1250 (Dollar Twelve Hundred & Fifty Only)

Note: Organizations affiliated with one of CIAC’s Sponsoring Organizations are eligible for a 25% discount on the accreditation fee.

At least 50% of the accreditation fee is due when the organization returns the signed Quality Assurance Certification Accreditation Application Kit. The QA Rating & certification fee must be paid in full prior to the on-site review / audit or before 3 months of application.

SITE INSPECTION / AUDIT VISIT FEE

The organization pays a flat fee of $250 (For International Applicants) per reviewer for a One-day on-site review, Site visits are comprised of a minimum of one reviewer for one day and increase in team size and length depending on the number of sites and types of services reviewed. The fee covers all costs and expenses of the site visit, excluding, travel, hotel, meals, and incidentals to be paid directly to the reviewer at the time of visit or the facilities to be arranged and confirmed by the applicant for the reviewer. The site visit fee is invoiced immediately after the site visit.

Note: In Some cases, the board may decide to even go ahead with Online Audit or through Video Conferencing if the country of origin is not having local representative or auditor for physical inspection and the fees for that shall decided on case to case basis.

Renewal Fee: The renewal fee as treated as a fresh application and hence full fees is applicable as mentioned above.

  1. Renewal process is the same as the initial accreditation process.
  2. The Charges Covers the evaluation of the application for QA certification.
  3. The Charges Covers final applicant quality assurance assessment report.
  4. The Charges Covers the yearly quality assurance maintenance fee.
  5. This fee does NOT include any additional expenses derived from required site visits/ external audit if any required depending upon the services selected to be reviewed.

Yearly Maintenance Fee: Depends and wary from region to region and should be advised accordingly to the applicant, to know more request information to your local representative or secretariat office.

OTHER FEES:

To know more on our other services and fees, you can contact your local representative office or the Asia secretariat office, our officers shall assist you in the best possible way to guide you through the process and the best suitable offers going.

GRANT IN AID OFFERS

Not for Profit organisations & our affiliates partners can enjoy few grant in aid offers to get some of their fees exempted under this scheme, you can contact the secretariat office to know more and our officer shall assist you for the same.

BENEFITS OF CIAC QUALITY ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION

The CIAC quality assurance certification is an important recognition because it gives the assurance to the public at large and acts as a nongovernmental endorsement to your good practices, in particular to prospective customers, that you, as an service provider, meet quality educational standards in the global platform.

CIAC Certified Members & Institutions are entitled to:

  1. Claim Recognition of Merit for QA Certification by the CIAC.
  2. Use the CIAC name and QA seal.
  3. Receive a Full Accreditation QA Certification or Ratings Whichever Applicable.
  4. Be listed on the CIAC Global Website as an esteemed member.
  5. Use the CIAC QA observation and feedback services.
  6. Be sporadically enlightened of any comments received on its behalf.
  7. Get a fee invoice for tax deduction purposes by our affiliated parent body “CIHF”.
  8. Promote your institution through the CIAC Global Network.

Continues Benefits of the CIAC Quality Assurance certification:

Improvements

The accredited  member establishment rummaging the self-assessment method guided by the Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC standards can learn the way to enhance its academic quality, a way to improve its internal and external body processes and the way to optimize its overall outcome.

Recognition

Each Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC accredited member establishment can receive a recognition credential certifying the accreditation. This standing could also be for good checked by any third party at the CIAC website.

Promotion

The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC can promote its accredited members through the net and can forward any request to the suitable establishment. The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC can finally reinforce the choice method of some potential students by emailing verification of the accreditation standing of its members to any talker.

Networking

All the CIAC accredited member establishments to aim towards the same quality and long terms goals despite their country of origin. This goal is confident by the CIAC accreditation they share. This reality facilitates the institution of various forms of international cooperation and agreements among member establishments, like learning from alternative colleagues around the world, establishing educational synergies, making cooperative international market ways, etc…

Quality management

The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC accreditation doesn’t solely offer a guaranty of educational quality, academic integrity and body responsibility of the accredited establishments, however additionally ensures an eternal quality observation and feedback. The CIAC welcomes complaints, suggestions, and comments associated with any member establishment. These comments could offer a helpful and fast feedback to the establishment concerning any educational or promoting actions it conducts. Comments area unit are economical to assist the establishment in police investigation issues furthermore on the monitor that CIAC standards are revered.

Conflict Resolution

The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC could intervene in many ways that within the resolution of conflict at intervals the various layers of the accredited establishment. The CIAC could negotiate disputes between members and / or students. The CIAC could guide and support the establishment in periods of the great problem, potential liability, insecurity of continuation and even attainable finish off. The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC recommendation is going to be forever aimed to preserve the code welfare.

​Members of CIAC’s Sponsoring Organizations are extended a 25% discount.

Please visit https://www.ciacommission.org  for a list of Sponsoring or affiliated Organizations.

If you would like a cost estimate specific to your organization, please email Accreditation Department, or our International Accreditation Officer at info@ciacomission.org

*All fees Subject to change, Terms& Conditions Apply.

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FEES FOR THE ACCREDITATION FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION

The organisation applying for recognition or a quality rating services to the Confederation of International Accreditation Commission- CIAC should remit & pay the Quality assurance certification fee once the eligibility has been confirmed by the CIAC Secretary, and before any actual evaluation of the quality assurance or rating process starts.

FEES FOR QA CERTIFICATION

Fees associated with CIAC’s One-year Private, non Governmental Self regulated Quality Assurance Certification include the following: 

  1. Remittance of fees should be done upon acceptance of the eligibility of organisation.
  2. The Charges Covers the evaluation of the application for QA certification.
  3. The Charges Covers final applicant quality assurance assessment report.
  4. The Charges Covers the first year of quality assurance maintenance fee.
  5. This fee does NOT include any additional expenses derived from required site visits/ external audit if any required depending upon the services selected to be reviewed.


APPLICATION PROCESSING & ADMINISTRATIVE FEE

There is a nonrefundable application fee of INR 1000 (not applicable for reaccreditation) that is paid at the time of application. (For Indian Applicants)

There is a nonrefundable application fee of $ 100 (not applicable for reaccreditation) that is paid at the time of application. (For International Applicants) 

GENERAL FEES STRUCTURE 

FULL ACCREDITATION QUALITY ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION

Fees of $4000 (Dollar Four Thousand Only)

50% at the Time of Associate /Candidacy Approval Status

50% at the time of Full Accreditation after the Site visit & Audit

QUALITY STAR RATING CERTIFICATION

Fees of $1250 (Dollar Twelve Hundred & Fifty Only)

Note: Organizations affiliated with one of CIAC’s Sponsoring Organizations are eligible for a 25% discount on the accreditation fee.

At least 50% of the accreditation fee is due when the organization returns the signed Quality Assurance Certification Accreditation Application Kit. The QA Rating & certification fee must be paid in full prior to the on-site review / audit or before 3 months of application.

SITE INSPECTION / AUDIT VISIT FEE

The organization pays a flat fee of $250 (For International Applicants) per reviewer for a One-day on-site review, Site visits are comprised of a minimum of one reviewer for one day and increase in team size and length depending on the number of sites and types of services reviewed. The fee covers all costs and expenses of the site visit, excluding, travel, hotel, meals, and incidentals to be paid directly to the reviewer at the time of visit or the facilities to be arranged and confirmed by the applicant for the reviewer. The site visit fee is invoiced immediately after the site visit.

Note: In Some cases, the board may decide to even go ahead with Online Audit or through Video Conferencing if the country of origin is not having local representative or auditor for physical inspection and the fees for that shall decided on case to case basis.

Renewal Fee: The renewal fee as treated as a fresh application and hence full fees is applicable as mentioned above.

  1. Renewal process is the same as the initial accreditation process.
  2. The Charges Covers the evaluation of the application for QA certification.
  3. The Charges Covers final applicant quality assurance assessment report.
  4. The Charges Covers the yearly quality assurance maintenance fee.
  5. This fee does NOT include any additional expenses derived from required site visits/ external audit if any required depending upon the services selected to be reviewed.

Yearly Maintenance Fee: Depends and wary from region to region and should be advised accordingly to the applicant, to know more request information to your local representative or secretariat office.

OTHER FEES:

To know more on our other services and fees, you can contact your local representative office or the Asia secretariat office, our officers shall assist you in the best possible way to guide you through the process and the best suitable offers going.

GRANT IN AID OFFERS

Not for Profit organisations & our affiliates partners can enjoy few grant in aid offers to get some of their fees exempted under this scheme, you can contact the secretariat office to know more and our officer shall assist you for the same.

BENEFITS OF CIAC QUALITY ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION

The CIAC quality assurance certification is an important recognition because it gives the assurance to the public at large and acts as a nongovernmental endorsement to your good practices, in particular to prospective customers, that you, as an service provider, meet quality educational standards in the global platform.

CIAC Certified Members & Institutions are entitled to:

  1. Claim Recognition of Merit for QA Certification by the CIAC.
  2. Use the CIAC name and QA seal.
  3. Receive a Full Accreditation QA Certification or Ratings Whichever Applicable.
  4. Be listed on the CIAC Global Website as an esteemed member.
  5. Use the CIAC QA observation and feedback services.
  6. Be sporadically enlightened of any comments received on its behalf.
  7. Get a fee invoice for tax deduction purposes by our affiliated parent body “CIHF”.
  8. Promote your institution through the CIAC Global Network.

Continues Benefits of the CIAC Quality Assurance certification:

Improvements

The accredited  member establishment rummaging the self-assessment method guided by the Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC standards can learn the way to enhance its academic quality, a way to improve its internal and external body processes and the way to optimize its overall outcome.

Recognition

Each Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC accredited member establishment can receive a recognition credential certifying the accreditation. This standing could also be for good checked by any third party at the CIAC website.

Promotion

The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC can promote its accredited members through the net and can forward any request to the suitable establishment. The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC can finally reinforce the choice method of some potential students by emailing verification of the accreditation standing of its members to any talker.

Networking

All the CIAC accredited member establishments to aim towards the same quality and long terms goals despite their country of origin. This goal is confident by the CIAC accreditation they share. This reality facilitates the institution of various forms of international cooperation and agreements among member establishments, like learning from alternative colleagues around the world, establishing educational synergies, making cooperative international market ways, etc…

Quality management

The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC accreditation doesn’t solely offer a guaranty of educational quality, academic integrity and body responsibility of the accredited establishments, however additionally ensures an eternal quality observation and feedback. The CIAC welcomes complaints, suggestions, and comments associated with any member establishment. These comments could offer a helpful and fast feedback to the establishment concerning any educational or promoting actions it conducts. Comments area unit are economical to assist the establishment in police investigation issues furthermore on the monitor that CIAC standards are revered.

Conflict Resolution

The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC could intervene in many ways that within the resolution of conflict at intervals the various layers of the accredited establishment. The CIAC could negotiate disputes between members and / or students. The CIAC could guide and support the establishment in periods of the great problem, potential liability, insecurity of continuation and even attainable finish off. The Confederation of International accreditation Commission- CIAC recommendation is going to be forever aimed to preserve the code welfare.

​Members of CIAC’s Sponsoring Organizations are extended a 25% discount.

Please visit https://www.ciacommission.org  for a list of Sponsoring or affiliated Organizations.

If you would like a cost estimate specific to your organization, please email Accreditation Department, or our International Accreditation Officer at info@ciacomission.org

*All fees Subject to change, Terms& Conditions Apply.

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