Joint Degrees – Taught


The University and the partner institution(s) jointly develop and deliver a taught programme leading to a single award from all 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 more information here.

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.