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Institutional Reviews


Irish higher education institutions periodically undergo institutional-level quality reviews in accordance with European (European Standards and Guidelines; ESGs) and national (1997 Universities Act and 2012 Qualifications and Quality Assurance Education and Training Act) requirements. 

The Upcoming Institutional Review

Coordinated by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI), the next institutional-level quality review of UL will take place in 2020. Information on institutional-level review activity pertaining to the Irish higher education sector is available on the QQI website here, including the cyclical review handbook for Universities, which guides the review process. Profile of the institutional review team is available here.

UL preparations to date for its upcoming institutional review are summarized here. Membership of the Institutional Self-Evaluation Report (ISER) team is available here and the ISER steering team membership is available here. This webpage will be periodically updated over the review lifecycle.

Previous Institutional Reviews

To date, the University of Limerick has undergone institutional-level quality reviews in 2004 and 2012. The resultant quality review reports are available below:

Institutional review of the University of Limerick 2004, report

Institutional review of the University of Limerick 2012, report

Your Feedback and Suggestions:

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