Sector Benchmark is a document, which defines competences of educational programmes with regard to specific directions or field/specialization considering appropriate levels of education. The document is based on the National Qualifications Framework and European Qualifications Framework. It supports student mobility and development of joint educational programmes. Sector Benchmarks are developed in three directions (Law, Medicine, Education).
This document defines minimum competences that a holder of a corresponding qualification (bachelor, master, PhD) is expected to possess.
Sector Benchmarks is one of the mechanisms of quality assurance of higher educational programmes.