Accounting and Finance Department of CIU Accredited by FIBAA
Cyprus International University (CIU) has once again registered the quality of its education by adding to its academic developments.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ağa, the Head of the Department of Accounting and Finance, stated that the Department has been accredited by FIBAA (International Business Management Accreditation Agency) and it has achieved a significant success with the accreditation.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ağa stated that FIBAA was established in 1994 with the Bologna Process and it is an international accreditation institution that follows the latest innovations to improve the quality assurance and quality in higher education.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ağa stated that FIBAA audits not only universities but also universities’ relations with companies and organizations and employment rates of students at companies after graduation, saying that it is one of the most prestigious institutions in Europe.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ağa drew attention to the fact that the accreditation process began at the beginning of 2018 and experts from FIBAA examined the departments in terms of academic efficiency during a a three-day inspection on the CIU campus.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ağa mentioned that the Department of Accounting and Finance of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences received an international accredited certificate from FIBAA for five years as a result of the successful interviews. He further stated that the accreditation of the department would be a strong reference for the students who will continue their education or who will graduate from the department.