Franchising is the process by which we authorise an approved partner institution to deliver (and sometimes assess) part or all of an approved University of Glasgow programme, which lead to a University award. You can find out more here

The University will not normally enter into a franchise arrangement.

Key Requirements

Business Case and Costing Model 
Due Diligence Checks
Joint Management Board 
Memorandum of Understanding [Not required in every case]
Memorandum of Agreement
Operational Plan for Year One
Partnership Review
Risk Assessment
Year 1 Review

Key Documents

There are a number of tools available to help staff develop a collaboration. The key documents are listed here. Further tools can be found on the relevant webpage.