Year: 2015

W15/33HE: Responses to the July 2015 invitation to comment on future changes to the UK Performance Indicators

This circular and its annexes present a summary of responses to ‘Invitation to comment on future changes to the UK Performance Indicators’ (HEFCW W15/14HE, July 2015). It also outlines the ways in which the UK Performance Indicators Steering Group (UKPISG) is responding to these comments.

W15/32HE: Memorandum of Assurance and Accountability

Memorandwm o Sicrwydd ac Atebolrwydd (Saesneg). This circular attaches the Memorandum of Assurance and Accountability which sets out our terms and conditions of funding. The Memorandum of Assurance and Accountability supersedes W08/63HE, ‘Revised Financial Memorandum and Audit Code of Practice’ and is effective from 24 December 2015.

W15/31HE: Consultation on Financial Memorandum: Responses

This circular provides an overview of the responses received to the circular ‘Consultation on revisions to the financial memorandum’ (W15/16HE), setting out our responses to those points as well as the changes made as a result. The circular also introduces the new Financial Memorandum under the name ‘Memorandum of Assurance and Accountability’. The Memorandum of […]

W15/27HE: Consultation on criteria for the assessment of quality, method for assessment of quality and investigation of matters relating to quality and standards

This circular provides a consultation on the: use of the Quality Code as a criterion for the assessment of higher education quality in regulated institutions; Higher Education Review: Wales (HERW) handbook, as the current method under which higher education quality is assessed; use of the QAA’s procedures for concerns, complaints and appeals, as the method […]