Independent report

Computer science degree accreditation: Shadbolt review

An independent review of computer science degree accreditation and graduate employability.


Shadbolt review of computer sciences degree accreditation and graduate employability

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Shadbolt review: terms of reference


This independent review led by Sir Nigel Shadbolt looks at the accreditation arrangements for computer science degrees to ensure that they continue to be fit for the future.

It focuses on:

  • the purpose and role of accreditation
  • how the system can support the skills requirements of employers
  • how the system can improve graduate employability

See the related Wakeham review of STEM degree provision and graduate employability.

Published 16 May 2016