Quality Assurance Agency Report

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) is an independent body entrusted with monitoring and advising on standards​ and quality in UK higher education. It is dedicated to checking that the three million students working towards a UK qualification get the higher education experience they are entitled to expect.​​​

Bangor University International College (BUIC) has undergone an educational oversight monitoring visit by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and has received its final report, which is available in full at: 
QAA Review 2018.

The monitoring visit in May 2018 resulted in the following judgements:

The QAA panel formed the following judgement about BUIC.

  • confidence can be placed in BUIC’s management of its responsibilities for academic standards, as set out in its contractual arrangements with its academic partner
  • confidence can be placed in BUIC’s management and enhancement of the quality of learning opportunitie
  • reliance can be placed on the information that BUIC produces for its intended audiences about the learning opportunities it offers

Quality Assurance Agency Action Plan 

The following Action Plan has been published in response to the above report. 

BUIC’s 2018 Action Plan (Download PDF)