The quality service information session dedicated to the introduction of EFMD and its accreditation and mentoring systems: EQUIS, EPAS and DAF took place at Lomonosov MSU Business School on November 29th, 2012
The session targeted at institutions that have little knowledge about EFMD and its quality services. The business schools and management departments’ representatives from different universities from Moscow, St. Petersburg and other Russian cities and from abroad participated in this session.
The information session provided a basic introduction to EPAS and DAF systems and the underlying concepts of accreditation and quality improvement. The EFMD Quality Services Associate Director Christian Delporte presented in details the traditional accreditation systems of the Foundation: EQUIS (Europe Quality Improvement System) and EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) and introduced the new EFMD mentoring service - Deans Across Frontiers (DAF).
Lomonosov MSU Business School Dean prof. Oleg Vikhanskiy in his introduction underlined the importance of the session which surely would help the schools and universities to improve the quality assurance of the schools and receive the EFMD accreditation. Associate Dean for Academic Programmes and International Affairs at Lomonosov MSU Business School Dr. Anna Gryaznova shared the Schools` experience in going through the accreditation process and answered a set of questions about the accreditation process and procedures.
After the Session participants were able to get individual consultation from the EFMD representative.
Lomonosov MSU Business School is a full member at EFMD which is a leading international association in management development and administration, uniting more than 650 organisations -business schools, corporates, NGO and state organisations - from 75 countries.