MusiQuE is established as an independent foundation under Dutch law. Founded in The Hague, The Netherlands, on 7th October 2014, MusiQuE is registered at the chamber of commerce in The Hague and its current seat of operation is in Brussels, Belgium.
MusiQuE is an independent European-level external evaluation body which has the aim to assist higher music education institutions in their own enhancement of quality and to improve the quality of higher music education across Europe and beyond.
MusiQuE offers a range of review and accreditation procedures tailored to the needs of higher music education institutions.
MusiQuE provides services for:
- higher music education institutions (members of the Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC) are offered special rates compared to non-members)
- national quality assurance and accreditation agencies interested in joint procedures
- staff and students in higher music education through the Quality Assurance Desk
- other disciplines in higher education looking for a model of a subject-specific European-level approach to quality assurance