The internal quality system of the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice (hereinafter referred to as “UVMP”) is based on the legislation defined in Act no. 269/2018 Coll. on ensuring the quality of higher education and amending Act no. 343/2015 Coll. on public procurement and on the amendment of certain laws, as amended. In accordance with the European quality assessment framework in the field of higher education. UVMP carries out quality assessment based on the implementation of formal procedures including a complete quality cycle (PDCA – Planning, Doing, Checking, Acting).