AQ Austria offers higher education institutions (HEIs) in Austria and abroad consulting services on issues relating to the enhancement and implementation of quality assurance and quality improvement in teaching, research and organisation within the institution.
AQ Austria conducts evaluations and benchmarking activities, and provides counselling on implementing quality management processes and instruments, for instance as part of preparation for an audit.

In providing consulting services, AQ Austria draws on the agency’s expert knowledge, its longstanding experience and professional project management resources.