Academic Appeals Policy

This policy provides information to students and staff on the academic appeals procedures for students enrolled on Higher Education courses at Barnsley College.

HE Academic Appeals Policy May 18

Academic Misconduct Policy

This policy outlines Barnsley College’s approach to issues of academic misconduct within students’ academic work.

HE Academic Misconduct Policy

Admissions Policy and Procedures 2018 – 19

Our Higher Education Admissions Policy and Procedures have been developed to provide clear guidance on the College’s HE admissions process for applicants within the recruitment cycle for September 2019 entry.

HE Admissions Policy and Procedures 2018_19

Access and Participation Statement

Barnsley College Access and Participation Statement

Complaints Policy and Procedure

At Barnsley College we are committed to achieving excellence in standards and in the quality of service we provide for all our users, only you can tell us if we are achieving this.

If you are unhappy with the service you have received, or it did not meet your expectations we need to know so that we can put things right.

Please read our complaints policy for full details of how we deal with your complaints and download a complaints form if you need to.

Fees Policy

For full information about our current fees, please download our HE Fees Policy 2018-2019

Programme Changes and Course Closure Policy

This policy ensures that students’ interests are protected in the event of a programme change or closure.

HE Programme Changes and Course Closure Policy

Quality Assurance Report

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) is the independent body entrusted with monitoring and advising on standards and quality in UK higher education.

Download and read the initial review from the QAA website

Download and read the Barnsley College, interim monitoring visit report, February 2015

Recognition of Prior Learning Policy and Process (Pearson)

This policy is for staff who are planning to use Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as evidence towards the achievement of Pearson’s vocational qualifications.

Pearson Recognition of prior learning and process policy Oct-2017

Refund and Compensation Policy

The Higher Education Refund and Compensation Policy aims to set out the provision of compensation and tuition fee refunds for students in the event of non-continuation of any Higher Education programme.

Barnsley College Higher Education Refund and Compensation Policy

Single Equality Scheme 2015 – 18

We believe that all those who form the community at Barnsley College (governors, staff, students, visitors and contractors) have a right to be valued equally and to have equality of opportunity. Our Single Equality Scheme sets out our principles and priorites for achieving this.

Student Protection Plan

This plan aims to protect students’ interests in the event of material changes such as programme closures or changes.

Barnsley College Higher Education Student Protection Plan