Institutional accreditation is mandatory according to the Federal Act
on Funding and Coordination of the Swiss Higher Education Sector (Higher Education Act, HEdA).
The institutional accreditation is composed of 3 stages:
- Self-assessment stage (launched 19.1.2021, conference link)
- Expert visit (scheduled for 6-8 December 2021)
- Decision of the Swiss Accreditation Council (expected in June 2022)