Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to the Barbados Accreditation Council's general questions and answers section. As we do cover quite a bit of info in our FAQ's we've attempted to keep the questions as organized as possible. You may or may not find the answers to your questions. If you do not find an answer to your question, please visit the contact us page, fill in the form and submit your question. We do try to keep our FAQ's up to date, and your question may be the next FAQ we add to that list!


What is Recognition?

What is Equivalency?

What is Accreditation?

Why is Accreditation Important?

What is a Diploma Mill?

What is an Accreditation Mill?

How to recognize fraudulent providers?