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Communications for Providers

The below Communications have been issued by the MFHEA, targeted at licensed education institutions.

Communications published by NCFHE (2013 – 2020)

​​NB: For past Communications not available in this list, kindly send an email on info@mfhea.mt

​Comm. No.​ ​Comm. Title Annexes​
ACC/​01/2013 Use of Specific Wording and NCFHE Logo by Licenced Further and Higher Education Institutions
ACC/​​​02/2013 ​Data Collection on Further and Higher Education Provision by the NCFHE​
​ACC/​04/2014 Distance Learning Providers Feedback Committee
ACC/​05/2014 ​Regis​​ter of Accredited Further and Higher Educational Institutions
ACC/​17/2014 ​New MEPA Regulations with Respect to Access to Premises More info
​ACC/​18/2014 ​Enhanced NCFHE Register ​
ACC/​23/2014 ​Qualification Level for Tutors ​Clarification
ACC/​24/2014 Childcare Training Provision Feedback Committee​ ​​
ACC/​31/2014 ​Use of NCFHE Logo and Text only with Accredited or Recognised Courses
​​ACC/​35/2014 Training in the Writing of Accreditation Applications​​​
ACC/​01/2015 SLC Number available to Accredited Entities​​ Template Letter
ACC/​03/2015 ​Compliance with Regulations on Use of Venue for Provider Accreditation​ (Replaced by ACC/04/2016)
​​ACC/​07/2015 ​​SL327.433 Regulation 47 Interpretation Note
​ACC/​01/2016 ​Communication for Institutions to Apply for Renewal of Licence​
​ACC/​02/2016 ​Updated Administrative Fees for Progra​mme and Provider Accreditation​​ Updated Fee Structure
​ACC/03/2016 ​Updated Regulations on the Internal Quality Assurance Policy Document of Registered Licensed Institutions​
ACC/04/2016 ​​​Amendments to Communication No: 3/2015 – Compliance with Regulations on Use of Venue for Provider Accreditation
ACC-QA/01/2017 ​ Accreditation and Quality Assurance of Online/Blended Learning ​Updated NQAF​ and Updated Fee Structure​
ACC/02/2017 Amendments to Communication No: 4/2016: Compliance with Regulations on Use of Venue for Provider Accreditation​
​ACC/08/2019 Amendment to Communication No: 02/2013 (Data Collection for Annual Statistics Further and Higher Education) ​Data required about Students, Credit Mobility and Graduates
​Comm. No.​ ​Comm. Title Annexes​
QA/03/2014 ​Report on ‘Progress in Quality Assurance in Higher Education’ by the European Commission
QA/12/2014 ​New Sanctions Procedure by the Quality Assurance Committee within the NCFHE
QA/19/2014 ​Strict Adherence to ​Course Minimum Requirements for Participation​​
QA/27/2014 ​Intellectual Property Rights for Accredited Courses
QA/29/2014 ​QA Framework Finalised: Support for Developing IQA
QA/32/2014 ​Investigation Expenses​
QA/34/2014 ​Processing of Requests for Recognition of New Courses by Accredited Entities
​QA/04/2015 ​External Quality Audit of Accredited HE Courses after First Complete Cycle of Provision​​​
QA/05/2015 ​Providing Correct Inf​ormation to Prospective Students of Courses Accredited by OFQUAL
​​QA/01​/2016​ ​Issuing of EQA Follow-Up Report and Timelines
QA/02/2016 ​Fee-Structure for Provider External Quality Assurance (EQA) Audits​t
ACC-QA/01/2017 ​ Accreditation and Quality Assurance of Online/Blended Learning Updated NQAF​ and Updated Fee Structure​
QA/01/2018​ Training for Peer and Student Reviewers for External Quality Assurance Audits (16th to 18th January 2019).pdf​
Q​A/01/2020 ​Training for Peer and Student Reviewers for External Quality Assurance Audits (26th and 27th March 2020)* *Due to the Covid-19 situation, the NCFHE has decided to postpone this event.
​Comm. No.​ ​Comm. Title Annexes​
RP/01/2020 ​​Education Statistics Questionnaire 2019 2020 (Data collection on Students enrolled in Qualifications and Awards)