1. Law No. 80/2015, date 07.09.2015, 'On Higher Education and Scientific Research in Higher Education Institutions in the Republic of Albania (AL) 
  2. Law Nr.9741, date 21.5.2007, 'For the Higher Education in Republic of Albania' amended with laws No. 9832, date 12.11.2007, No. 10307, date 22.7.2010, No. 10493, date 15.12.2011, Nr.82, date 14.02.2013, abrogated
  3.  State Quality Standards – Accreditation of Higher Education Institution in the Republic of Albania
  4.  Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG). (2015). Brussels, Belgium
  5.  Decision of Council of Ministers No. 424, date 02.06.2010, 'On approval of the regulation on the accreditation system, the organisation and activities of institutions of external quality assurance', and amended
  6.  Memorandum of Understanding' between the Ministry of Education and Sport of Albania and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) in the UK
  7.  Overall Project Contract 'For the Provision of Quality Assurance Expertise to Support the: The Creation of External Quality Review Materials; Peer reviewer training, and; External Review of Higher Education Institutions in Albania' between the Ministry of Education and Sport of Albania and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) in the UK
  8.  Handbook 'On Procedures and terms for the quality evaluation for the accreditation of Higher Education Institutions and study programmes' – PAAHE
  9.  Aspect and Indicators of the Quality Evaluation in Higher Education' – PAAHE