AMB, Academic Management Board
ANECA, Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad y Acreditación. ANECA is the Spanish accreditation national agency
CNRS, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (National Center for scientific Research). CNRS is a public organization under the responsibility of the French Ministry of Education and Research.
EACEA, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency. EACE is responsible for the management of certain parts of EU’s funding programmes in the fields of education, culture, audiovisual, sport, citizenship and volunteering.
ECTS, European Credit Transfer System. ECTS is a standard for comparing the study attainment and performance of students of higher education across collaborating European countries. For successfully completed studies, ECTS credits are awarded. One academic year corresponds to 60 ECTS credits that are equivalent to 1500–1800 hours of study in all countries respective of standard or qualification type and is used to facilitate transfer and progression throughout the Union.
EMJMD, Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees
Glossary, Glossary from the European Commission: http://ec.europa.eu/education/ects/users-guide/glossary_en.htm
HCERES, Haut Conseil de l’Evaluation de la Recherche et de l’Enseignement Supérieur. HCERES is the French high council for the evaluation of research and higher education. (Previously named AERES, until November 14th, 2014).
HEI, Higher Education Institutions
IW, Integration Week (click Master Program / The LIVE "Connection")
LIVE, Leading International Vaccinology Education is the name of the international Master in vaccinology funded as an EMJMD programme.
MTD, Master Thesis Defence (see Master Program / The LIVE "Connection")
QAC, QA Committee
QAH, QA Handbook
QAM, QA Manager
QAR, QA Reports
QAS, QA Scheme
QC, Quality Control
SSV, Summer School on Vaccinology (see Master Program / The LIVE "Connection")
UAB, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in Spain
UB, Universitat de Barcelona in Spain
UCBL, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 in France
UJM, Université Jean Monnet Saint-Etienne in France