Ensuring value for money through governance

, Senior Efficiency and Sustainability Adviser, HEFCE | 14 March 2017
Ensuring value for money through governance

Governors in higher education have a vital role to play in ensuring that their provider continuously identifies, plans for and delivers improvements to value for money. With an increasingly challenging student market and research funding environment, this role for governors is becoming more significant.

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What can we learn? An international perspective on regulation

, Higher Education Policy Adviser | 23 March 2015

What can English higher education learn from regulation in other countries? HEFCE is thinking carefully about how we should perform our role as the lead regulator for higher education in England and what can be learned from other countries. Alongside our work to promote debate about whether the current arrangements for quality assessment continue to […]

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Helping students to choose: CMA publishes advice on consumer law and higher education

, Head of Regulation, HEFCE | 12 March 2015

What kind of information should be available to prospective students when they’re making that vital decision about choosing their higher education course?  The Competition and Markets Authority has just issued some advice for higher education providers that clarifies their legal obligations and a guide to consumer rights for students.

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