USP is a member of two reputable quality assurance agencies in higher education. These are:
A global network of higher education quality assurance agencies established in 1991, numbering some 200 organisations active in the theory and practice of quality assurance in higher education.
An organisation that serves the needs of quality assurance agencies in higher education in a region that contains over half of the world's population.
The University is audited by Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities (AQA). Further information on AQA can be obtained from the link below.
The Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities (AQA), previously known as the New Zealand Universities Academic Audit Unit, was established in 1993 by the New Zealand Vice-Chancellors’ Committee to carry out audits of the processes in universities which underpin academic quality.