Wittenborg's joint MSc Degree Programmes are validated by the University of Brighton, under its own accreditation system. The UK QAA carries out university institution accreditation in the UK for the government.
Netherlands National Government Accreditation Organisation NVAO has accredited Wittenborg's BBA and MBA Programmes
The main characteristics of the Dutch bachelor-master system are as follows:
Wittenborg is at present a small university i.e the quality system for a programme is identical to the quality system for the whole university. Between 2006 and 2008, Wittenborg approached quality systems as described in the IBA Self-Assessment of 2006. From 2009, the institute has begun to develop a system called Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA), which is aimed at integrating a quality system into all processes, including the programme development.
Wittenborg has scored well in the national choice guide of higher education programmes in the Netherlands.