Our reputation for excellence in teaching and research – and our many our awards and rankings successes – are thanks in part to our Academic Standards, Quality and Partnerships Team.

The team is responsible for:

  • Making sure we properly assess, measure and audit the quality of the work we do
  • Developing and maintaining our quality management policies
  • Acting as a central contact for external bodies measuring the quality of our work
  • Offering expert advice to our staff and partners on improving standards

Areas the team covers include:

  • Academic committees
  • Annual course monitoring and periodic review
  • Articulation Arrangements and Memoranda activity
  • Assessment regulations
  • Internal and external audits and reviews
  • Collaborative partnership arrangements
  • Course approval, modifications and closures
  • External examining
  • Quality assurance
  • Student appeals and complaints
  • Research activity
  • Professional, statutory and regulatory Bodies
  • UKVI Tier 4