Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research

DORA | Egypt

National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education (NAQAAE)*


Duration and levels of accreditation

Conditional accreditation / Full accreditation (5 years)

Accreditation standards

  • Knowledge and understanding
  • Intellectual skills
  • Practical and clinical skills
  • Procedures and technical skills
  • Professional attitude and behavioral skills
  • Communication skills
  • General and transferable skills

Evaluation process

  • Self-study according to NAQAAE’s accreditation criteria
  • Site visit, including auditing of documents, observations, and interviews of stakeholders (faculty, employees, students, alumni, and community parties)
  • Creation of a final report
  • Accreditation decision by NAQAAE’s board

Outcome/consequences of accreditation


Description of accreditation organization

Independent entity reporting to the Prime Minister

* This accrediting agency is currently recognized by the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) Programme for Recognition of Accreditation Agencies. This recognition by WFME does not imply that all medical schools operating in this country are currently accredited by the agency. Please refer to the accrediting agency directly for information regarding the accreditation status of specific medical schools.

« Back to DORA

[Last update: April 24, 2019]

Terms | Privacy | Site Map | Careers | Contact Us | Intealth | ECFMG | Employee Login

® Registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Copyright © 2001-2023 by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research. All rights reserved.