Communications

The below Communications have been issued by the NCFHE, targeted at licensed education institutions, in relation to quality assurance and provider/programme accreditation. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Comm. No.​ Comm. Title Annexes
​ACC/02/2017 Amendments to Communication No: 4/2016:
Compliance with Regulations on Use of Venue for Provider Accreditation​
​ACC-QA/
01/2017
​ Accreditation and Quality Assurance of Online/Blended Learning Updated NQAF​

Updated
Fee Structure​
​ACC/04/2016 ​​​Amendments to Communication No: 3/2015 - Compliance
with Regulations on Use of Venue for Provider Accreditation
​ACC/03/2016 Updated Regulations on the Internal Quality Assurance Policy Document of Registered Licensed Institutions​
​​QA/02/2016 Fee-Structure for Provider External Quality Assurance (EQA) Audits​t
​QA/01​/2016​ Issuing of EQA Follow-Up Report and Timelines
​ACC/​02/2016
Updated Administrative Fees for Progra​mme and Provider Accreditation​​ Updated Fee Structure
​ACC/​01/2016
Communication for Institutions to Apply for Renewal of Licence​
​​ACC/​07/2015
​​SL327.433 Regulation 47 Interpretation Note
​QA/05/2015 Providing Correct Inf​ormation to Prospective Students of Courses Accredited by OFQUAL
​QA/04/2015 External Quality Audit of Accredited HE Courses after First Complete Cycle of Provision​​​
​ACC/​03/2015
​Compliance with Regulations on Use of Venue for Provider Accreditation​
Replaced by ACC/04/2016
​ACC/​01/2015
SLC Number available to Accredited Entities​​ Template Letter
​​ACC/​35/2014 
Training in the Writing of Accreditation Applications​​​
​QA/34/2014 Processing of Requests for Recognition of New Courses by Accredited Entities
​QA/32/2014 Investigation Expenses​
​ACC/​31/2014
Use of NCFHE Logo and Text only with Accredited or Recognised Courses
​QA/29/2014 QA Framework Finalised: Support for Developing IQA
​QA/27/2014 Intellectual Property Rights for Accredited Courses
​ACC/​24/2014
Childcare Training Provision Feedback Committee ​​
​ACC/​23/2014
Qualification Level for Tutors Clarification
​QA/19/2014 Strict Adherence to ​Course Minimum Requirements for Participation​
​ACC/​18/2014
Enhanced NCFHE Register ​
​ACC/​17/2014
New MEPA Regulations with Respect to Access to Premises More info
ACC/​​08/2014 Dr Maria​ Magro Scerri Reprises Duties
​QA/12/2014 New Sanctions Procedure by the Quality Assurance Committee within the NCFHE
​ACC/​05/2014
Regis​​ter of Accredited Further and Higher Educational Institutions
​ACC/​04/2014
Distance Learning Providers Feedback Committee​​
​QA/03/2014 Report on ‘Progress in Quality Assurance in Higher Education’ by the European Commission
ACC/​​​02/2013 Data Collection on Further and Higher Education Provision by the NCFHE
​ACC/​01/2013
Use of Specific Wording and NCFHE Logo by Licensed Further and Higher Education Institutions​
​​NB: For past Communications not available in this list, kindly send an email on ncfhe@gov.mt​. ​​