The Professional College of Tirana was established in 2015.
The founding partners who initiated the project of the Professional College of Tirana, came from backgrounds of alike successful initiatives of nonpublic higher education in the country, which background provided them with the required knowledge, the experience and the know – how for this market and its trends. The founding partners were aware of the difficulties and the satisfaction that the education of the new generations has.
The Professional College of Tirana is a novelty in the area of higher education as it is the sole higher education institution that provides 2 years professional higher education at the end of which the student is awarded the “Professional Honors”. The College prepares high technicians and new professionals.
The Professional College of Tirana was licensed with the Decision of the Council of Ministers no. 699, dated 26/08/2016 as a non-public higher education institution, with the status of professional college. It is composed of two departments that offer 12 professional non-university full time study programs:
Department of Information Technology:
“Information Technology and Communication”
“Data Base and Web Design”
Electro Mechanics Department and Applied Systems:
“Electro – Mechanics”
“Airing and Conditioning Technology”
“Technology of Electrical Installation”.
KPT is equipped with the permit for the starting of the activity with the document Ref. no. 9113, date 06/11/2015 of the Ministry of Education and Sports – Order no. 426, dated 06/11/2015 “On granting the permission to exercise the academic activity in accordance with the issued license to the higher education private institution the Professional College of Tirana, Tirana”.
The Professional College of Tirana is an accredited HEI with the Decision of the Accreditation Board no. 66, dated 21.09.2007 “On the first accreditation of the Higher Education Institution “Professional College of Tiran”, which accreditation process was performed from ASCAL in collaboration with the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education in UK.
The academic staff of KPT offers a combination of experience and generations: an outstanding academic experience and practice oriented professionals. This combination is even more successful altogether with latest technology labs of market leader brands.
The Rector of the Professional College of Tirana is Prof. Dr. Luan Karçanaj.