The academic accreditation policy and guidance


Download the ADAMS user guide for guidance through each stage of the system; from login to requesting a service, to submitting data for an accreditation visit, or review.


For details on what’s needed when you’re putting together an accreditation visit, download the ADAMS submission guidance.

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We’ve brought all the guidance and regulations governing our academic accreditation into one pack. It also contains our requirements for accredited degree programmes and good practice guidance.


Engineering Council

The third edition of the Accreditation of Higher Education Programmes (AHEP) was published by the Engineering Council on 20 May 2014.

We’ve created a guide on how to meet these learning outcomes which you may find useful.