We are responsible for the external quality assurance of further and higher education and training in Ireland.
We validate programmes, make awards and are responsible for the promotion, maintenance, development and review of the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ).
We also inform the public about the quality of education and training programmes and qualifications, and advise the Government on national policy regarding quality assurance and enhancement in education and training.
QQI is the state agency responsible for the external quality assurance of further and higher education and training in Ireland.
QQI employs more than 80 staff across 4 directorates and 1 division.
We are committed to adopting and maintaining best practice in governance.
Working at QQI
A career at QQI offers you a unique opportunity to deliver important services and regulation across the further and higher education and training sector.
Planning and reporting
We are committed to providing transparency and observing public accountability in everything that we do.
Upcoming meetings of our Board and governance committees