Organization Executive Board and Central Administration

Executive Board and Central Administration

Vice-Rectorate Quality

The Vice-Rectorate Quality supports members of the University in

  • promoting equal opportunities,
  • implementing sustainable development measures,
  • quality assurance and development.

Equal Opportunities

The Office for Equal Opportunities advises and supports those specifically responsible as well as all members of the university. It also offers a range of services for employees and students.

To Equal Opportunities

Sustainable Development

The Coordination Office for Sustainable Development supports the integration of the cross-cutting issue of sustainability into all areas of the university (teaching, research, continuing education, public relations and operations) by encouraging, supporting and linking sustainability activities in these areas.

To sustainability

Quality assurance and development

The Office for Quality Assurance and Development (QAD Office) supports members of the university with quality assurance and development (QAD), promotes the quality culture and assists in the development and implementation of QAD measures. The Teaching Evaluation Office supports lecturers and faculties in conducting course evaluations. It offers assistance in designing surveys and helps to implement them. It is responsible for providing evaluations of the surveys to lecturers in a timely manner and for making reports to the faculties and the Executive Board of the University of Bern.

To QAD Office

Compass UniBE – University preparation for refugee students

The intention with setting up an integration program for refugee students and providing a fund is to reduce accessibility barriers and to enable refugees to participate in tertiary education. Through language, academic and organizational preparation as well as events improving social integration at the university, qualified refugees are being prepared to take up or continue their university studies in Switzerland.

To Compass UniBE project and fund


Office for Quality Assurance and Development

Coordination Office for Sustainable Development

Office for Gender Equality

Coordination Office University Preparation for Refugee Students