‘SICI’ stands for the Standing International Conference of national and regional Inspectorates of education. 

SICI is an association of national and regional inspectorates of education in Europe. It was founded in 1995 and there are now 36 member inspectorates. SICI’s aim is to support the improvement of education through improving inspection processes.

Website SICI


The organisation for internationalisation of education.

Website Nuffic


The Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders NVAO was established by the Dutch and Flemish governments as an independent accreditation organisation tasked with providing an expert and objective assessment of the quality of higher education in the Netherlands and Flanders.

Website NVAO

Ministry of Education, Culture and Science

Website Ministry of Education, Culture and Science