EAQUALS operates globally to promote greater awareness of consumer rights and quality issues in language learning. Founded in 1991, EAQUALS is a non-profit association that promotes excellence in language education and ensures that its members – language centres and organisations – pursue the highest standards.
EAQUALS has become the leading professional association for language education and its accreditation scheme is a gold standard for language centres. It is the authority of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
EAQUALS-accreditation guarantees well-qualified teachers, effective and enjoyable teaching, clearly defined objectives, an accurate and meaningful assessment, suitable premises and study resources, comprehensive quality assurance systems, efficient arrangements for student welfare and out-of-class services, such as accommodation and a cultural programme.