Since 2008, ONESQA has been a member of the ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN) and served as a vice chairman of AQAN. In October 2014, ONESQA began serving as chairman of AQAN, holding this position until October 2017. This network aims to strengthen the educational quality assurance systems of the ASEAN region. AQAN has developed the ASEAN Quality Assurance Framework (AQAF) to be the guideline for higher education quality assurance and for the regional harmonization of higher education. ONESQA subsequently adjusted its QA system to be in line with the AQAF. ONESQA believes that AQAF is an effective tool that promises to yield favorable results which will be well-accepted and well-recognized in the ASEAN region and the international community.
Currently, ONESQA is a full member of several international networks, including the ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN), the Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN), the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHEE), the CHEA International Quality Group, the ASEAN Young Quality Assurance Officers Network (AYQON) and the Cross Border Quality Assurance Network in Higher Education (CBQAN).
At present, ONESQA also serve as the Secretariat of AYQON from 2016-2019.
AQAN is a network of national external quality assessment agencies of 10 ASEAN Member States founded in 2008. ONESQA is one of the founding members of the AQAN. The Director of ONESQA was appointed as the President of AQAN from 2014 to 2017.
ONESQA represents Thailand in becoming a member of APQN that it also used to serve as an executive committee member of the network. As the network’s member, ONESQA has exchanged knowledge and experience in quality assurance with other agencies in Asia and the Pacific.
ONESQA has become a member of INQAAHE. As a member, ONESQA has been provided with an opportunity to exchange and discuss global issues, such as cross-border education, lesson-learned from EQAAs, as well as learning emerging trends in QA.
ONESQA has become a member of CIQG since 2016. As a CIQG’s member, ONESQA can join hands with other members to encourage the use of the CIQG International Quality Principles as a shared understanding on quality assurance at the international level.
AYQON was established under the auspices of AQAN in order to sustain AQAN by encouraging young QA officers to play more active roles in the regional cooperation on quality assurance. At present ONESQA was appointed to serve as the Secretariat of the network from 2016-2019.
The establishment of CBQAN aims to build a platform to learn from each other, to promote communication among organizations and projects, and to improve the quality and international recognition of cross-border education models. ONESQA has become a member of CBQAN since 2016.