External Resources for Students

UCC Students Union

The QEU has close links with the UCC Students Union with whom collaborates on an increasing range of initiatives and projects, including the recruitment of student reviewers. Please click on the link below to find out more about what your student representatives are doing for you, the ways in which they contribute to the enhancement of your student experience at UCC and how you can get involved as a student: Student's Union

The National Student Engagement Programme (NStEP)

There are many student engagement opportunities at national level you may wish to find out more about. For instance, you can uptake targeted trainings and/or become a Student Reviewer for institutional reviews and much more. From a student engagement perspective, the NStEP Programme runs initiatives throughout the year. If you want to find out more about them, click here to visit their website. To access their student portal directly, please click here.

Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) is the State agency that is responsible for the external quality assurance of our University, as well as for the other Irish universities and the whole further and higher education sector in Ireland. To find out more about their relevance for the quality of your academic qualifications, their recognition and transferability within the European Higher Education Area and much more, visit their website. To make queries, visit their Learner Information Section

The Higher Education Authority (HEA)

The HEA is the State agency with statutory responsibility for the effective governance and regulation of the Higher Education System. To learn more click here.

Quality Enhancement Unit

Aonad Feabhsaithe Cáilíochta

Room 2.18, West Wing, UCC

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