QAA Scotland is part of the UK-wide Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). We develop and undertake quality assurance and enhancement activities to reflect the needs of higher education in Scotland.
QAA Scotland annual report for 2016-17 highlighting achievements including: the Student Transitions Enhancement Theme; launch of the current Theme – Evidence for Enhancement; revised review method in Scotland (ELIR); Focus On: Institution-led Review and Postgraduate Student Experience projects; the 3rd International Enhancement Conference.
This short document provides an overview of QAA Scotland’s vision and strategic priorities to 2020. It is designed to complement QAA’s Strategy 2017-20: Building on World-Class Quality, drawing out what we aim to deliver for Scotland.
QAA Scotland has devolved responsibilities for the work of QAA in Scotland. This Guide explains more about who we are and what we do, and the key role we play in Scottish higher education.