Joint Degrees – Research


The University and the partner institution(s) jointly develop and deliver a research programme leading to a single award from the participating institutions (joint award). One institution takes the lead in financial, administrative and quality assurance matters. The award makes reference to the input of the partner institution(s). You can find out more here

Key Requirements

Business Case and Costing Model 
Due Diligence Checks
Memorandum of Understanding [Not required in every case]
Memorandum of Agreement
Risk Assessment

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.