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Education Quality and Policy Office


On this page you will find policies and guidance to support you in managing your courses, and maintaining quality and standards.


Title Issued Next review

Framework for Administering Bodies

Administering bodies are those recognised by the University to register students on programmes leading to a University award or credit.  This document does not cover 'executive' or 'professional' education or training which is not award-bearing.

July 2023 None planned

Framework for collaborative postgraduate educational provision

NB: this document is specifically targeted at PG courses; for UG courses the concepts are similar, but there may be additional restrictions or considerations.  If you are considering UG collaborative experiences, please contact your Liaison Officer to discuss.

June 2021 June 2025
Postgraduate course length policy Feb 2021 Jan 2025
Safeguarding students working away policy May 2021 June 2025


Title Issued Next review

Guidance on compliance with Competition and Market Authority (CMA) requirements

Jan 2024 Dependent on CMA updates
Learning Aims and Outcomes Jan 2024 None planned
Statement on Degree Outcomes Feb 2023 None planned
Guidance for Degree Committees Feb 2024 None planned