Washingston Accord


International Engineering Alliance

Signatories have full rights of participation in the Accord; qualifications accredited or recognised by other signatories are recognised by each signatory as being substantially equivalent to accredited or recognised qualifications within its own jurisdiction.

  • Australia - Represented by Engineers Australia (1989)
  • Canada - Represented by Engineers Canada (1989)
  • China - Represented by China Association for Science and Technology (2016)
  • Chinese Taipei - Represented by Institute of Engineering Education Taiwan (2007)
  • Hong Kong China - Represented by The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (1995)
  • India - Represented by National Board of Accreditation (2014) (Applies only to programmes accredited by NBA offered by education providers accepted by NBA as Tier 1 institutions.)
  • Ireland - Represented by Engineers Ireland (1989)
  • Japan - Represented by Japan Accreditation Board for Engineering Education (2005)
  • Korea - Represented by Accreditation Board for Engineering Education of Korea (2007)
  • Malaysia - Represented by Board of Engineers Malaysia (2009)
  • New Zealand - Represented by Institution of Professional Engineers NZ (1989)
  • Russia - Represented by Association for Engineering Education of Russia (2012)
  • Singapore - Represented by Institution of Engineers Singapore (2006)
  • South Africa - Represented by Engineering Council of South Africa (1999)
  • Sri Lanka - Represented by Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (2014)
  • Turkey - Represented by MUDEK (2011)
  • United Kingdom - Represented by Engineering Council UK (1989)
  • United States - Represented by Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (1989)

Organisations holding provisional status have been identified as having qualification accreditation or recognition procedures that  are potentially suitable for the purposes of the Accord; those organisations are further developing those procedures with the goal of achieving signatory status in due course; qualifications accredited or recognised by organisations holding provisional status are not recognised by the signatories

  • Bangladesh - Represented by Board of Accreditation for Engineering and Technical Education
  • Costa Rica - Represented by Association of Engineers and Architects of Costa Rica
  • Mexico - Represented by Consejo de Acreditación de la Enseñanza de la Ingeniería
  • Pakistan - Represented by Pakistan Engineering Council
  • Peru - Represented by ICACIT
  • Philippines - Represented by Philippine Technological Council

Source - International Engineering Alliance