I want to validate a new higher education and training programme

To apply for validation of a new higher education and training programme, you should have a QQI-approved scope of provision that includes the relevant NFQ level, award class, discipline, and delivery mode(s).

Your application must also show that:

  • The programme learning outcomes are appropriate for the NFQ level and award type of the intended award.
  • The necessary resources, human and other, are available to the programme.
  • The award is achievable by the target learners.
  • You will be responsible for managing and quality assuring the programme.