The University of Banja Luka was accredited in 2013 and inscribed in the Register of higher education institutions maintained by the Agency for development of higher education and quality assurance.
The accreditation arrangement of the University of Banja Luka has been enacted by the Agency for accreditation of higher education institutions of the Republic of Srpska on August 15, 2013. Thereby, the quality standard of the University has been confirmed in accordance with the standards and guidelines for quality assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG standard) and criteria for accreditation of higher education institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The University of Banja Luka has applied for the accreditation on August 3, 2012 enclosing all the required documents. The Commission for control and quality evaluation and issuing recommendations on accreditation of higher education institutions in the process of institutional accreditation of the University carried out verification compliance with the requirements of standards and criteria, based on the sample of next academic study programes: Fine Arts, Architecture, Economics, Computer Science and Informatics, Production Engineering, Medicine, Animal Production, Law, Geography, Mining Engineering, Chemical Technology, Political science, Physical Education, Psychology, English Language and Literature and Foresty.
After a series of undertaken activities and procedures, the Commission framed a report which states that the University of Banja Luka meets the requirements of standard and quality for the issuance of an accreditation arrangement.
In accordance with the aforementioned arrangement, the following accreditation procedure must be done within five years.