ISO 9001 standard in the education sector

ISO 9001 standard importance in the education sector


The ISO 9001 standard in the educational field evaluates and certifies all processes related to teaching and student learning in order to guarantee the quality of the educational institution, which is necessary in an increasingly competitive environment.

The authorities in charge of their campuses have the responsibility to investigate how to apply the ISO 9001 standard so that it can function as a tool for continuous improvement of educational quality.

The QS World University Rankings is a university publication that includes the world’s rankings in different subjects, where the best universities are named for the study of 48 different subjects and five areas composed of professors, together with their independent regional tables that focus on each country.

The latest results of QS World University Ranking – Mexico that have been thrown were in January 2019, where the 50 best universities in Mexico stand out, the decisions are mentioned below by their position within the ranking:

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey.
National Polytechnic Institute.
Autonomous Metropolitan University.
Universidad Iberoamericana.
Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico.
University of Guadalajara.
Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon.
University of the Americas Puebla.
Anahuac University.
Autonomous University of the State of Mexico.
El Colegio de Mexico.
Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla.
University of Guanajuato.
Autonomous University of San Luis Potosi.
University of Monterrey.
Panamerican University.
Autonomous University of the State of Morelos.
Autonomous University of Queretaro.
Veracruzana University.
University of San Nicolas de Hidalgo.
Autonomous University of Yucatan.
Autonomous University of Baja California.
University of Colima.
University of Sonora.
Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez.
Autonomous University of Chapingo.
Autonomous University of the State of Hidalgo.
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente.
La Salle University.
Autonomous University of Aguascalientes.
University of Valle de Mexico.
Autonomous University of Chiapas.
Technological Institute of Sonora.
Autonomous University of Zacatecas.
Juarez University of the State of Durango.
University of Valle de Atemajac.
Autonomous University of Guadalajara.
Autonomous University of Campeche.
CETYS University, Mexico.
Autonomous University of Sinaloa.
University of Quintana Roo.
Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla.
Autonomous University of Coahuila.
Technological University of Mexico.
Marista University.
Autonomous University of Chihuahua.
Juarez Autonomous University of Tabasco.
Tecmilenio University.

This ranking identifies that the selected universities have different types of certifications. One of these certifications is the international certification ISO 9001: 2015 , which focuses on quality management systems; such is the case of the Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, a university certified since April 2016.

Under the same grouping, QS also produces the following: graduate employability rankings, best student cities, higher education system strength rankings, rankings by location and the set of business school rankings that include Global MBA, EMBA, distance online MBA and business masters. Translated with (free version)


Through this certification, your educational institution obtains benefits such as:

Correct planning.
Risk Management.
Fulfillment of Stakeholder Expectations.

In addition to these benefits, by certifying with us you will be able to obtain benefits such as:

Reduction in delivery and response times
Cost reduction
Highly trained and competitive personnel
Significant reduction in rework
Controls applied in strategic areas
Tools developed for your customers
Audits with a focus on the growth of your clients.
Belonging to the percentage of certified companies in Mexico.

The ISO 9001 standard helps you to continuously improve the way you provide your services, to achieve this you need the collaboration of all those who need in the education centers.

If you are on your way to certification, QAlliance is the best option to help you obtain your quality certificate through the external audit process. Contact us so we can provide you with a personalized service according to your needs.

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