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Accreditation resources

Canadian Higher education institutions (HEIs) with engineering programs receive regular accreditation visits from Accreditation Board teams, and these require extensive documentation. Here you will find key documents to help guide you through the 18-month accreditation process.

This page also contains key information for volunteers who conduct site visits, which HEIs are welcome to review to better prepare.

Resources for HEIs

The following documents are for higher education institutions preparing for accreditation visits, categorized by accreditation cycle.


2020-2021 Accreditation cycle


2019-2020 Accreditation cycle


Other resources


Resources for accreditation visiting teams

The following documents are for members of the visiting team as they prepare for and conduct their site visits. HEIs are welcome to review the resources to get a better picture of the tools the Accreditation Board visiting team uses.

Accreditation resources under development

DRAFT materials and draft policies are in the process of being developed by the Accreditation Board’s Policy and Procedures committee. Stakeholder consultation, as appropriate, is underway or will be undertaken shortly.

For more information

For more information contact , the accreditation team at