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Circulars 2007

  • This circular presents the outcomes of the consultation on the HEFCW Welsh Medium Provision Development Fund and HEFCW s decisions in the light of the consultation. It also sets out arrangements for the Fund for 2007/08.
  • Date: 03 December 2007
  • Response by: 20 December 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This Circular sets out proposals for the future research assessment framework the Research Excellence Framework (REF) that will be introduced after 2008.
  • Date: 22 November 2007
  • Response by: 14 February 2008
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular requests institutions to submit their annual Transparent Approach to Costing (TRAC) Return and the Research Councils Quality Assurance Validation (QAV) Return for 2006/07.
  • Date: 03 December 2007
  • Response by: 31 January 2008
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular requires institutions to provide information for use in the calculation of funds for research for 2008/09.
  • Date: 12 November 2007
  • Response by: 9 January 2008
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular provides guidance on a number of Reaching Wider initiative developments including the submission of collaborative funding proposals to the Reaching Wider Initiative fund for a two-year period from August 2008 to July 2010; guidance on the submission of Partnership regional audits to support alignment activities; annual monitoring statements for Reaching Wider allocations received in 2006/2007.
  • Date: 07 November 2007
  • Response by: 4 January 2008
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular informs institutions of the higher education data used in the calculation of funding allocations, for monitoring purposes, for informing policy and for publication.
  • Date: 04 October 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular provides advance notice of a number of Reaching Wider initiative developments including: initiative funding from 2008, an additional allocation to support alignment activities and initial guidance for funding proposals from 2008.
  • Date: 25 September 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular provides feedback on a number of widening access and disability reports; reports on widening access strategy monitoring arrangements; and confirms details of institutional widening access strategy fund allocations for 2007/08.
  • Date: 21 September 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • Following work done in 2006 on the costs of Welsh medium provision and subsequent consultation with the sector, this circular provides revised guidance on returning data on Welsh medium provision.
  • Date: 11 September 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular announces allocations for Additional Support for Part-Time Students in 2007/08. The provision is aimed at maintaining and strengthening part-time provision with a particular focus on widening access to higher education.
  • Date: 16 August 2007
  • Response by: 28 September 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular informs institutions of financial health performance indicators for the higher education sector in Wales as shown by the audited financial statements for 2005/06.
  • Date: 14 August 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This Circular presents the finalised versions of the Council s revised statement of its research policy objectives and the associated broad supporting funding scenario.
  • Date: 25 July 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular invites views on proposals for the future use of the HEFCW Welsh Medium Provision Fund in the light of the commitment by heads of institutions, through Higher Education Wales (HEW).
  • Date: 04 July 2007
  • Response by: 27 July 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This Circular sets out the arrangements by which Higher Education Institutions and directly funded Further Education Colleges may redistribute funded credit values for 2007/08.
  • Date: 18 May 2007
  • Response by: 31 August 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This Circular: announces indicative third mission funding allocations for 2007/08-2009/10; requests institutions to submit an updated third mission strategy; gives notice of a third mission strategy workshop to be held in Newport on 17 May 2007.
  • Date: 03 May 2007
  • Response by: 31 August 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular sets out how the Council s recurrent grant for teaching, postgraduate research training and research quality for the academic year 2007/08 is to be distributed overall and to individual institutions.
  • Date: 27 March 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This Circular invites comments on proposals for a revised approach to the Council s arrangements for capital funding from 2008-09 onwards, and announces a consultation event.
  • Date: 13 March 2007
  • Response by: 2 April 2007 and 18 May 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This circular informs the sector of a 60k additional allocation to Reaching Wider Partnerships for data collection priorities related to retention and impact assessment and provides guidance for its use.
  • Date: 16 March 2007
  • Response by: 9 November 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This report presents information about the level of participation of higher education (HE) across Wales for the academic years 2002/03, 2003/04 and 2004/05.
  • Date: 26 March 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • I attach for your comment a copy of the Gender Equality Scheme prepared by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW).
  • Date: 28 February 2007
  • Response by: 5 April 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • I wrote to you on 4 December 2006 giving sector ITT intake targets for both primary and secondary provision in 2007/08 (Circular W06/54HE).
  • Date: 5 February 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • This Circular invites comments on a revised statement of HEFCW s research policy objectives and a broad supporting funding scenario.
  • Date: 13 February 2007
  • Response by: 27 April 2007
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • Circular W06/22HE Learning and Teaching Strategies 2004/05-2006/07 referred to the developing HEFCW e-learning strategy. This circular provides information on the first stage of this development.
  • Date: 29 January 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
  • Each year the Welsh Assembly Government makes funds available within the Council s grant to allow for the remission of fees of students studying abroad as part of the Erasmus/Socrates scheme.
  • Date: 22 January 2007
  • Response by: No response required
  • Secondary Documents: None
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