Thematic Peer Group A

In September 2018, the BFUG formally established this Thematic Peer Group A on Qualifications Framework (TPG A on QF)  more specifically on Key Commitment 1: a three-cycle system compatible with the overarching of the EHEA and first and second cycle degrees scaled by ECTS based on the interests and needs indicated by the BFUG members and Consultative members in a survey conducted during the summer of 2018.

Specific thematic indications include topics such as:

  • self-certification of the national qualification frameworks the overarching Qualifications Framework of the EHEA,
  • complete implementation of the ECTS User’s Guide,
  • short cycle higher education,
  • multiple purposes and use of the qualifications frameworks by the stakeholders,
  • study programmes outside of the Bologna three-cycle structure,
  • relationship between the qualifications frameworks and quality assurance.


Work plan of the Thematic Peer Group A on Qualifications Framework (will be uploaded in March 2019)

TPG A on QF Meetings

1. First Meeting of the TPG A on QF in Helsinki on 15 January 2019

The members of the Thematic Peer Group met for the first time and discussed the work plan of each single country and the overall work plan of the group.

2. Second Meeting of the TPG A on QF in Prague on 3 June 2019
3. Third Meeting of the TPG A on QF in Prague in February 2020

Other events

  • Conference on the Implementation of the ECTS Users' Guide
    Prague on 4 June 2019
  • PLA (Peer Learning Activity) on National Qualifications Frameworks
    Berlin in September 2019
  • PLA on Multiple purposes and use of qualifications frameworks by stakeholders
    Helsinki in November 2019
  • PLA on Qualifications Frameworks and Quality Assurance
    Prague in 2020