HEFCE Assurance Review Briefing

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HEFCE visit all institutions within the sector to undertake an Assurance Review. A number of our member institutions have asked whether we could provide an update on the process and information on any new requirements / expectations.

We provide a summary below as an aid to the HEFCE review process. Please note that it is not exhaustive and is based on meetings with HEFCE in the last six months and feedback we have received from institutions that have had recent reviews.


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