Publications and resources

AMOSSHE issues reports relating to its project work or in response to critical issues in the higher education sector. Most reports are only available online, to support our corporate social responsibility and ensure that as many people can access them as possible.

AMOSSHE responds to sector reports, papers and consultations that are relevant to our members, as well as public responses.

Some AMOSSHE publications are available for members only. To access these, log in and go to the member's resources.

For all AMOSSHE Futures publications, see AMOSSHE Futures.

April 2014

24 April 2014: AMOSSHE's summary of OFFA and HEFCE's report National strategy for access and student success

March 2014

13 February 2014: AMOSSHE Futures discussion paper: Sponsor silence: is it time for higher education providers to stop complaining about Tier 4.

February 2014

20 February: AMOSSHE's summary of OFFA's report Trends in young participation by student background and selectivity of institution

January 2014

16 January: AMOSSHE's summary of the NUS report Unfair terms of practice in Higher Education in England.

November 2013

28 November: AMOSSHE's summary of Million+ and NEON report Student opportunity funding: why it counts.

18 November: AMOSSHE's summary of the King's College London / QAA report Student expectations and perceptions of higher education.

AMOSSHE's summary of the 1994 Group report Increasing postgraduate opportunities: proposals for funding.

October 2013

31 October: AMOSSHE Scotland's response to the Scottish
Government's consultation on the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA),
which sought views on a proposal to devolve budgetary accountability for
DSA spending from SAAS to individual institution: AMOSSHE Scotland consultation response (PDF, 22.1 KB)

London Metropolitan University's research and tools about British universities' responses to forced marriage.

AMOSSHE summary of proposed SORP amendments.

June 2013

AMOSSHE response to the NatCen survey on Measuring higher education - a review of performance indicators (PDF, 186 KB, 7 June 2013)

Future of Student Life and Services discussion paper: Are students always fit to study? (PDF, 39 KB, 6 June 2013 - meeting on 30 May 2013)

May 2013

AMOSSHE response to the BIS call for evidence 'Review of targeted support for higher education (HE) students' (PDF, 94 KB, 31 May 2013)

The consultation document is available on the BIS website.

April 2013

AMOSSHE response to the QAA consultation ‘Higher Education Review’ (PDF, 78 KB, 22 April 2013)

The consultation document is available on the QAA website.

Future of Student Life & Services discussion paper: 'Are Students Customers?' (PDF, 41 KB, 19 April 2013 - meeting on 17 April)

March 2013

Presentation to Neil Stewarts' Association 'Meeting Student Expectations and Complaints' by Ben Lewis, AMOSSHE Chair: Student Services supporting student success (PDF, 354 KB, 5 March 2013)

January 2013

AMOSSHE response to the QAA consultation ‘UK Quality Code for Higher Education Chapter B9: Complaints and appeals on academic matters, draft for consultation’ (PDF, 119 KB, 31 January 2013)

The consultation document is available on the QAA website.

AMOSSHE response to the QAA consultation 'UK Quality Code for Higher Education Chapter B4: Supporting student achievement, draft for consultation' (PDF, 151 KB, 3 January 2013)

The consultation document is available on the QAA website.

September 2012

Presentation to ASET annual conference by Raegan Hiles, AMOSSHE Policy and Public Affairs Manager: Value & Impact Approaches (PDF, 905 KB, 4 September 2012)

August 2012

Students FIRST case study report published (PDF, 930 KB)

July 2012

AMOSSHE response to the HEFCE consultation 'A risk-based approach to quality assurance' (PDF, 80 KB, 31 July 2012)

The consultation document is available on the HEFCE website

Future of Student Life & Services discussion paper: 'The Future of Student Services Lies in Private Provision' (PDF, 169 KB, 2 July - meeting on 22 June)

May 2012

AMOSSHE response to the HEFCE consultation 'Student number controls and teaching funding: Consultation on arrangements for 2013-14 and beyond' (PDF, updated 2 June)

The consultation document is available on the HEFCE website.

April 2012

AMOSSHE response to the QAA consultation 'UK Quality Code for Higher Education - Chapter B5: Student engagement' (PDF, 18 April)

The consultation document is available on the QAA website.

February 2012

AMOSSHE response to the HEFCW consultation 'Guidance on good practice in funding of effective, democratic student unions and student representation' (PDF, 8 February)

The consultation document is available on the HEFCW website.

December 2011

AMOSSHE response to the Scottish Government HE White Paper 'Putting Learners at the Centre' (PDF, 20 December)

The consultation document is available on the Scottish Government website.

AMOSSHE response to 'Towards early resolution and more effective complaints handling: Pathway 3 consultation' (PDF, 16 December 2011)

The consultation document is available on the OIA website.

October 2011

AMOSSHE response to 'A New, Fit-for-Purpose, Regulatory Framework for the Higher Education Sector' (PDF, 27 October 2011)

The consultation document is available on the BIS website.

AMOSSHE membership information and CPD programme 2011/12 (PDF, 1 October 2011)

September 2011

AMOSSHE response to 'International Students Studying in the UK - Guidance for UK Higher Education Institutions' (PDF)

The consultation document is available on the QAA website.

AMOSSHE Response to the White Paper (PDF)
The consultation document is available on the BIS website.

Previous publications

Members only documents

In line with our publications schedule we make some of our member only materials public after a set amount of time has elapsed. Please see our Publications schedule for more information on this.

Policy briefings 2009/10

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