All information about quality and standards

Changes to our approach

Guide for higher education providers to the quality and standards they should meet.

Consultation on quality and standards conditions

We undertook a preliminary consultation on a range of quality and standards issues during the winter of 2020-21. The current consultation takes forward some aspects of that consultation and makes more detailed proposals about new regulatory requirements.

Consultation on regulating quality and standards in higher education

The Office for Students is consulting on its approach to regulating quality and standards in higher education. Since 2018, our focus has been on assessing providers seeking registration and we are considering whether and how we should develop our approach now that most providers are registered.

Student guide to quality and standards

What students can expect from universities and colleges now, how they can find out more, how we are planning to change the regulations universities must follow, and how students can give their views.

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