Accreditation- is a procedure of approval on determinaton of its status and compliance of activity of educational establishment to state education standards. 
Accreditation of educational establishment is implemented by purpose to learn compliance of accreditation of educational establishment, organization of education process, material-technical base, education program, personnel potential, financial resources and the requirements of approved state standards and other legislative acts and creates legal provision for extension of its activity to the next period, determination of status of educational establishment.  
 “Rules about accreditation of educational establishments approved by Decision No. 167 dated September 28, 2010 of Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic”(www.e-qanun.az; www.huquqi.aktlar.gov.az)