The project produced various outcomes, including:

  • new guidelines for de facto automatic recognition;
  • a new path of portability of recognition statements;
  • updated practical tools to support compliance with the Lisbon Recognition Convention (LRC). Tools such as EAR manuals, the STREAM platform and a quality assurance instrument for the ENIC-NARIC networks.

Funding and partners

The project was co-funded by Erasmus+.

The AR-Net consortium consisted of the following ENIC-NARIC representatives:

  • Nuffic (coordinator)
  • Lithuania
  • Denmark
  • Portugal
  • Italy
  • Norway
  • Czech Republic
  • Ireland
  • UK

The steering group was composed of:

  • the Vice-President of the Lisbon Recognition Convention Committee Bureau (NARIC Denmark),
  • the European University Association (EUA),
  • the European Consortium for Accreditation in Higher Education (ECA).


Contact and more information

For more information about AR-Net please contact the project coordinators, Ms Jenneke Lokhoff and Mr Bas Wegewijs, by filling in our contact form or calling +31 (0)70 4260 260.