In Canada, AIB is included in the CanLearn International Master List of Designated Educational Institutions and nationally accredited by the National Centre for Management Accreditation (NCMA) of the Canadian Institute of Management. In Australia, AIB is registered by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) and its programs are accredited within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). TEQSA is an Australian Government regulatory body that has International Partnership with several overseas quality assurance agencies; please see TEQSA’s website for a list of these international partnerships.
The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. It incorporates the qualifications from each education and training sector into a single comprehensive national qualifications framework.
In Canada, AIB is registered by the government body CanLearn as an International Designated Educational Institution (please search for VPCF in the International Master List of Designated Educational Institutions on www.canada.ca).
Student financial assistance, including loans and grants, is available to eligible students through provincial, territorial and federal governments. To learn more about government student loans, visit www.canlearn.ca.
Master of Business Administration from the Australian Institute of Business is designated for student aid funding in Alberta, Ontario and Manitoba.
For Ontario residents: osap.gov.on.ca
For Alberta residents: alis.alberta.ca
For Manitoba residents: edu.gov.mb.ca/msa/
In addition to our formal accreditations, AIB is a member of and active participant in the following Australian and International bodies:
AIB is a member of AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB International is a global association of leaders in education and business dedicated to supporting and advancing quality business education worldwide. Through membership, accreditation, research, thought leadership, professional development, and advocacy, AACSB partners with over 1,500 organizations, from more than 90 countries globally. Membership or participation in the Global Education Alliance does not imply accreditation.
With a network of over 450 chambers of commerce and boards of trade, representing 200,000 businesses of all sizes in all sectors of the economy and in all regions, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce the largest business association in Canada, and the country’s most influential. The Chamber is the primary connection between business and the federal government. AIB is a member of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
IAU, founded in 1950, is the UNESCO-based worldwide association of higher education institutions which brings together institutions and organisations from some 120 countries. AIB is listed on IAU’s online database and included in IAU’s annual International Handbook of Universities. In some countries, this listing is a pre-requisite to getting local recognition by foreign awarding bodies.
CanLearn is the Government of Canada online postsecondary education resource that provides Canadians with the information and services they need to decide what course to study and how to cover the costs. The CanLearn website was developed by the Department of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada in collaboration with provincial and territorial governments and Canadian learning and career development organisations. AIB is included in the CanLearn International Master List of Designated Educational Institutions which lists all the educational institutions where students can apply for Canada Student Loans.
AIB has membership with the CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG), which “advances understanding of international quality assurance and promotes high-quality higher education in today’s competitive and international world. CIQG membership is open to higher education institutions, higher education associations, national quality assurance and accreditation bodies, government agencies, corporations, businesses, foundations and individuals around the world.”