UCC is scheduled to undergo a National Institutional Quality Review (CINNTE) in Q1 2023, as required by the Qualifications & Quality Assurance Act (Education & Training) (Amendment) Act 2019. This is led by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) to examine the quality and effectiveness of our provision of education, training, research and related services and occurs every seven years. The Institutional Review Process is undertaken by a panel of independent external national and international reviewers who evaluate the effectiveness and implementation of UCC’s institution-wide internal quality assurance and quality enhancement procedures. The infographic below details the key stages & dates and a further explanation of the timeline is detailed here.
'Institutional Review & You' Video Series
To learn more about the upcoming Institutional Review, please click on the video below;
Phases of Institutional Review
The Institutional Review follows a clear timeline within which there are distinct phases of activity that come together to achieve the objectives of the review.
Institutional Review Group
An internal Institutional Review Group (IRG) was formed by the President to oversee the management and consultation for the development of the required self-evaluation outputs and activities ahead of the site visit, which will take place in March 2023.
We have included some further information and links below which we encourage you to explore;