Academic & Student Affairs

Institutional Audit 2009

The University is pleased to announce that it has received the report of the Quality Assurance Agency Institutional Audit.

The University received the highest confidence judgements as follows:

As a result of its investigations, the audit team's view of the University is that:

  • confidence can reasonably be placed in the soundness of the institution's present and likely future management of the academic standards of the awards that it offers
  • confidence can reasonably be placed in the soundness of the institution's present and likely future management of the learning opportunities available to students.

In addition, the University was commended on

  • the ways in which the University makes effective use of feedback from students that is collected at institutional level
  • the range and degree of staff support and development at all levels and in all areas of the University's work.

The audit team also made a number of recommendations which will be considered and acted upon in the most appropriate manner.

The report can be downloaded here