Your Higher Education Academy Accreditation Application Starts Here

Your institution's journey to accreditation is a 3 step process:

  • Step 1 - Application form completion
  • Step 2 - Panel review of your application
  • Step 3 - Accreditation confirmation 

 

Your HEA Accreditation Application Starts Here

Complete the form below and we will call you back to discuss your requirements.

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The information you provide will be held by the Higher Education Academy and used for general business purposes. If you provide us with your telephone number or email address we may contact you about our services and products.

 

If you have a question or comment, please send us a message and we will get back to you shortly. 

The information you provide will be held by the Higher Education Academy and used for general business purposes. If you provide us with your telephone number or email address we may contact you about our services and products.

 

Important things to know about your submission

  • Application for HEA Accreditation is made via a documentary submission within a structured form revised annually.
  • Your completed form must be endorsed by your institutional signatory and be accompanied by the full participant facing guidance for all programmes presented.
  • Once your submission has been received it will be checked to ensure that all documentation is complete and an acknowledgement will be sent to you. 
  • Accreditation commences on either 1 September, 1 February or 1 May and runs for a period of four years.

 

The following deadlines apply:

Accreditation submission deadline Earliest programme start date
31 October 2017 1 February 2018
31 January 2018 1 May 2018
31 March 2018 1 September 2018

Accreditation must be confirmed prior to the programme start date and backdating of accreditation start date is not permissible.

Accreditation submission guidance notes

You will need to refer closely to two HEA documents as you complete the submission template and embed the requirements for accreditation within the participant-facing guidance for each programme:

  1. Completing the HEA accreditation submission form
  2. Guide to addressing the criteria for accreditation

Please refer to the HEA accreditation policy 2016-17 for the terms and requirements related to HEA accreditation.


Submitting the completed accreditation submission template

When completed the submission template and appendices should be emailed to the accreditation team at accreditation@heacademy.ac.uk.

The submission will be checked to ensure that all documentation is complete and an acknowledgement will be sent to the institution.

Complete the form below and we will call you back to discuss your requirements.

* TodayTomorrow
Date
E.g., 23/09/2017
*
:

The information you provide will be held by the Higher Education Academy and used for general business purposes. If you provide us with your telephone number or email address we may contact you about our services and products.

 

If you have a question or comment, please send us a message and we will get back to you shortly. 

The information you provide will be held by the Higher Education Academy and used for general business purposes. If you provide us with your telephone number or email address we may contact you about our services and products.