Resolution Of July 21, 2015, Of The Directorate-General Of University Policy, Which Publishes The Agreement Of The Council Of Ministers Of 10 July 2015, Which Determines The Level Of Correspondence To The Level Of The Spanish Framework...

Original Language Title: Resolución de 21 de julio de 2015, de la Dirección General de Política Universitaria, por la que se publica el Acuerdo del Consejo de Ministros de 10 de julio de 2015, por el que se determina el nivel de correspondencia al nivel del Marco Español ...

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At its meeting of 10 July 2015, the Council of Ministers adopted the agreement that determines the level of correspondence to the level of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education of the official university title of technical engineer Industrial, specialty mechanics.

Pursuant to article 24.4 of the Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, whereby the requirements and the procedure for approval and Declaration of equivalent qualification and official University academic level and the recognition of foreign higher education studies, and the procedure is established to determine the correspondence to the levels of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education of the official titles of architect , Engineer, graduate, technical architect, technical engineer and diploma, this General direction of University policy addresses published as an annex to this resolution, in the «Official Gazette», the agreement of the Council of Ministers of 10 July 2015 date.

Optional replacement appeal may be brought against the agreement of the Council of Ministers before the same body which issued it, within the period of one month starting from the day following its publication in the «Official Gazette» Alternatively, directly, contentious-administrative appeal before the Chamber of administrative litigation in the Supreme Court, in the period of two months counted from the day following the publication of this agreement of Council of Ministers in the «Official Gazette».

Madrid, 21 July 2015.-the Director-General of University policy, Jorge Sainz González.

Annex agreement of Council of Ministers which determines the level of correspondence to the level of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education of the University technical Industrial Engineer Officer, specialty mechanics exhibition in the preamble of the Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, indicated that qualifications prior to the reform that creates the new European area of higher education is regulated by Royal Decree 1497 / 1987 , of 27 November, which lays down the common general guidelines of the curricula of the University titles of official character and validity throughout the national territory. The first additional provision of the Royal Decree came to create the catalogue of official university qualifications. By Royal Decree 1954 / 1994, of 30 September, on recognition of qualifications to the catalogue of official university qualifications, was effectively this instrument.

The Royal Decree 1027 / 2011, of 15 July, which establishes the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education, establishes four levels of qualification based on learning outcomes that provide official studies: higher technical level is included in level 1, level 2 degree, Master at level 3 , and the Doctor at level 4.

At the same time, the Council of Ministers by Royal Decree 22/2015, 23 January, which lays down the requirements for issuing the European supplement titles regulated by Royal Decree 1393 / 2007, of October 29, by which establishes the planning of official university education and amending the Royal Decree 1027 / 2011 , 15 July, which establishes the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education, introduced in the Spanish legal system part of the European qualifications framework. The Spanish qualifications framework for higher education (senior technician) 1 level corresponds to level 5 of the European qualifications framework. Level 2 (grade) of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education corresponds to level 6 of the European qualifications framework. Level 3 (Master) of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education corresponds to level 7 of the European qualifications framework. The Spanish qualifications framework for higher education level 4 (Doctor) corresponds to level 8 of the European qualifications framework.

Finally, with Royal Decree 967/2014, on 21 November, the procedure for the determination of the corresponding level is fixed you months of the titles of the catalogue of official university qualifications, and whatever that have been incorporated into the Spanish legal system equivalences of the levels you months with the European qualifications framework, the Ministry of education, culture and Sport shall be issued certificates of correspondence indicating the level months and the level of the European qualifications framework.

Facts 1. By decision dated 15 January 2015, the Directorate-General of University policy agreed, ex officio, the beginning of the administrative procedure for the determination of the correspondence to the level of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education of the official university title of technical engineer Industrial, specialty in mechanics.

2. on 13 April 2015, the National Agency for quality assessment and accreditation evacuated the report for the determination of the correspondence of the title of Industrial technical engineer, speciality in mechanics. This report indicates that the University degree of Industrial technical engineer, speciality in mechanics, corresponds to level 2 of the months (grade level).

3. on 23 April 2015, the universities Council assessed the correspondence of the title of Industrial technical engineer, speciality in mechanics. The universities Council favorably reported corresponding to level 2 of the months, title of Industrial technical engineer, speciality in mechanics.

4. on May 4, 2015, the Directorate-General of University policy agreed to open the procedure for public information of this administrative procedure.

5. on May 11, 2015, was published in the «Official Gazette» the opening of the procedure of public information. The record was submitted to the procedure of public information between May 12 and June 5, 2015.

Fundamentals of law are applicable in the processing of this procedure the following normative precepts: 1. the Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, which establish the requirements and the procedure for approval and Declaration of equivalent qualification and official University academic level and for the validation of foreign studies of higher education , and the procedure to determine the correspondence to the levels of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education of the official titles of the architect, engineer, graduate, technical architect, technical engineer and diploma.

2. the article 19 of Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, which points out that competence of the Directorate-General of University policy is to initiate ex officio the procedure for the determination of the correspondence.

3 article 20 the Royal Decree 967/2014, on 21 November, indicating that acts of instruction of this procedure are competence of the Directorate-General of University policy.

4. Article 21 of the same rule, which States that the report of ANECA is mandatory and decisive for this procedure. It also indicates that the report of the Council of universities, is prescriptive, but is not binding on the resolution of the procedure.

5. Article 22 the Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, which suggests that the report of ANECA has taken into account the training acquired to obtain the degree whose correspondence to level months it is intended, as well as its duration or time charge.

6 Article 23 the Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, which says that before the end of the phase of instruction of the procedure, the Directorate-General of University policy will agree to a period of public information which may not be less than twenty working days.

7 article 23 the Royal Decree 967/2014, on 21 November, indicating that within the period general councils public information or, where appropriate, professional associations may evacuate report, although it points out that the report will not be binding. In this procedure you have to inform the Directorate-General of University policy.

By virtue, on the proposal of the Minister of education, culture and sport, the Council of Ministers, at its meeting of July 10, 2015, agrees: first. Determination of the level months of the University of Industrial technical engineer, speciality in mechanics.

In accordance with the provisions of article 24 of the Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, is determined that the official degree of Industrial technical engineering, specialty mechanics corresponds to level 2 of the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education.
Also shown to level 2 of months corresponds to the level 6 of the European qualifications framework, as described in article 4 of the Royal Decree 1027 / 2011, of 15 July, whereby the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education, is set in the wording given by the Royal Decree of 22/2015 , 23 January, which lays down the requirements for issuing the European supplement titles regulated by Royal Decree 1393 / 2007, of October 29, by which establishes the planning of official university education and amending the Royal Decree 1027 / 2011, of 15 July, which establishes the Spanish qualifications framework for higher education.

Second. Publication of the agreement of Council of Ministers in the «Official Gazette» and the electronic site of the Ministry of education, culture and sport.

In accordance with the provisions of article 24.4 and 26 of Royal Decree 967/2014, on 21 November, the Directorate-General of University policy shall send the publication in the «Official Gazette» and the electronic site of the Ministry of education, culture and sport of this agreement of the Council of Ministers.

Third party. Registration in the register of universities, centres and degrees.

According to article 24.5 from Royal Decree 967/2014, of 21 November, which has once been published in the Official Gazette this agreement, the General Sub-Directorate of academic coordination and legal regime of the General direction of University policy shall the resolution's recognition of correspondence in the register of universities, centres and degrees.

Room. Empowerment for the adoption of measures for the implementation of the agreement.

By the Minister of education, culture and sport, in the field of its competences, shall be adopted the measures necessary for the implementation of this agreement.

The implementation of this agreement will not have any budgetary impact.