Foundation degree awarding powers

Sets out the process and detailed criteria for providers seeking to apply for foundation degree awarding powers.


Foundation degree awarding powers guidance


This document provides guidance for further education institutions (FEIs) seeking foundation degree awarding powers in England. It updates and supersedes the criteria and guidance set out in ‘Guidance and criteria for applicant further education institutions in England and Wales (October 2010)’.

It applies to providers in England only.

Published 29 October 2015