According to the Mexican Higher Education laws Universidad Azteca is authorized to award degrees with RVOE for use in Mexico and own academic and professional higher degrees of the university (grados propios) without RVOE.

Universidad Azteca is a PREMIER PROVIDER accredited university by Accreditation Service for International Colleges and Universities (ASIC) at UK ASIC, Accreditation Service for International Colleges and Universities, is based in the UK, is a UK Border Agency recognized Accreditation Body, a member of the British Quality Foundation (BQF), sits on the Quality Standards Group of UK NARIC

Universidad Azteca holds APPROVED CENTRE status by AABPS Accrediting and Assessment Bureau for Post Secondary Schools AABPS (Accrediting and Assessment Bureau for Post Secondary Schools) is an awarding organisation that has achieved government accreditation within UK.

Universidad Azteca European Programmes is an Approved Member of ECBE European Council for Business Education an Accreditation Agency affiliated with ENQA. ECBE is an affiliate of the European Association of Quality Assurance for Higher Education (ENQA), which recognises ECBE as a bona fide quality assurance agency and a network of higher education institutions and agencies.

The Quality Assurance Commission has examined the curricula and syllaba presented and certified that this institution has met all the standards set by the Quality Assurance Commission, and that the Mexican and European programmes of Universidad Azteca are accredited and validated as aligned in credits to the United Kingdom Qualifications

Listed with the UNESCO database of the International Association of Universities IAU