Archive for October, 2012

Getting ready for the QAA review

Most of you will already know that UAL is due to be audited by the Quality Assurance Agency in December and January. A QAA review is the higher education equivalent of a visit from OFSTED. The QAA team will want … Continue reading

Undergraduate recruitment, clearing and lessons to learn

August is always a busy and important period in universities, and for staff focused on admissions that was truer than ever this year. As I said in my last all staff briefing, student recruitment is now the biggest challenge UAL … Continue reading

International students, the UKBA and UAL

Whatever your view on London Met’s loss of ‘highly trusted sponsor’ status – and the issues are complex – for most of us our first response was one of sympathy for the international students who suddenly found themselves in an … Continue reading