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  • ​​The right to award UK degrees is a highly prized and legally protected privilege. This handbook outlines the processes for applying for degree awarding powers in Scotland and explains the role played by QAA.
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    Degree Awarding Powers and University Title in Scotland: Guidance and Criteria for Applicants

    Publication date:Sep-2016
    Category:About QAA
    Size:406KB

    Description
    The right to award UK degrees and to be called a university is a highly prized and legally protected privilege. This handbook outlines the processes for applying for degree awarding powers and university title in Scotland and explains the role played by QAA.