UNIGIS Salzburg is accredited by the national accreditation agency AQ Austria. Specifically, UNIGIS professional meets level 6 of the European Qualification Framework (EQF), and UNIGIS MSc meets EQF level 7.
With this, UNIGIS is the first continuing education program at an Austrian public university that has been fully accredited. The accreditation is valid for the entire European Union. Consequently, the qualification is recognised by most countries around the world.
In the accreditation report, the programs were fully accredited. In addition to this formal recognition, the programs received excellent feedback from the review committee. The reviewers specifically honoured high standards in terms of content, structure and organisation of the programs.