“You do not have to change. Survival is not mandatory”
(William Edwards Deming)

Improvement of quality of education and broadening its availability is a major priority of governmental social policy. The national strategy of sustainable social and economic development of the Republic of Belarus for the period until 2020 provides for raising of the educational system of Belarus «to the level corresponding worldwide standards». Experience of the world leaders in the field of education indicates that the essence of the competitive strategy is the commitment to quality realised through the quality management system (QMS) meeting the requirements of the international standards ISO 9001.

The Academy of the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Belarus has been adopting the quality management system (QMS) since 2009. The necessary legal base for the adoption of the quality management system was developed at the Academy of the Interior Ministry and the organizational pattern of the QMS was created. The work on adopting the quality management system was headed by the first deputy head of the Academy of the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Belarus Anatoly Savenok. The group for quality management of the department of organization is responsible for the elaboration, adoption and development of the quality management system.

After the certification audit in December 2010 the Academy of the Interior Ministry received two certificates of the quality management system confirming its compliance with the requirements of the international standard ISO 9001: the certificate of conformity СТБ ISO 9001-2009 in the national system and the international certificate of conformity ISO 9001:2008 in the German system TGA.

These certificates confirm that the quality management of the educational institution «Academy of the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Belarus» applies to the designing, development and providing services on the pre-university training, the training of specialists at the first and the second stages of higher education, the training of research workers of top qualification, retraining and advanced training of personnel, conducting ideological activity, carrying out international cooperation and research activities and complies with the requirements of СТБ ISO 9001-2009 and DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.