There are various approaches to quality in education and in research:
The University's quality assurance system centers on a coherent framework with established quality goals and processes.
You can read more about the system here (in Swedish):
The quality assurance system comprises two general methods for continous quality enhancement in education and research:
The quality system develops and secures the University's indirect sustainability goals while the environmental management system develops and secures the University's work with its direct environmental impact.
The University of Gävle is certified according to ISO 14001, and must work for sustainable development in all its activities.
The activities of the University of Gävle must be carried out in such a manner that the positive effect on the present environment continuously increases, while the negative one decreases.