HEFCW circulars give information to the higher education (HE) sector in Wales. They might include information such as funding allocations, information, data or monitoring requests, consultations, calls for strategies, policy announcements and particular information which higher education institutions (HEIs) need to be aware of quickly.
6 March 2017
This circular provides a consultation on use of the QAA handbook for quality assessing UK transnational education (TNE) for Welsh institutions.
Response by: 10 April 2017
17 February 2017
This circular provides a consultation on revising the guidance for Student Charters, to replace that provided in circular W14/05HE. This is because the guidance
Response by: 11 April 2017
8 December 2016
This circular announces the publication of a UK-wide consultation on arrangements for the second Research Excellence Framework (REF).
Response by: 17 March 2017
2 November 2016
This circular provides a consultation on additional governing body assurance statements related to quality.
Response by: 15 December 2016
18 October 2016
This circular provides a consultation on the details of the external assurance of quality which institutions are required to commission under the Quality Assurance
Response by: 07 December 2016
14 October 2016
This consultation circular invites responses to proposals for a monitoring framework that will be operated by HEFCW and is intended to satisfy the UK
Response by: 31 October 2016
30 September 2016
This circular presents for consultation a draft higher education strategy for Wales which has been prepared to align with the principles of the Well-being
Response by: 04 November 2016
7 July 2016
This consultation circular is addressed to the governing bodies and heads of regulated institutions and other interested parties. It seeks views on the Statement
Response by: 18 August 2016
30 June 2016
This circular provides a link to the update on the work the UK higher education funding bodies are carrying out to implement the outcomes
Response by: 26 July 2016 to HEFCE
21 June 2016
This consultation circular seeks views on the Financial Management Code, which takes effect from 01 September 2017.
Response by: 05 August 2016