Below you will find our UK guidance documents, application forms and various publications.
The Accreditation Handbook contains all of our standards and procedures, including detail relating to the accreditation process and the continuing responsibilities of an accredited institution.
These documents provide information on our accreditation schemes.
- BAC College Accreditation Scheme Doument
The scheme document for accreditation by BAC as an independent college
- BAC Independent Higher Education Scheme
The scheme document for accreditation by BAC as an independent higher education institution
Independent Higher Education accreditation
Short course provider accreditation
- BAC Short Course Provider Scheme Document
The scheme document for accreditation by BAC as a short course provider
Online, distance and blended learning accreditation
- BAC Online, Distance & Blended Learning Scheme
The scheme document for accreditation by BAC as an online, distance and blended learning provider
Application Forms and Guidance Notes
When submitting an application, please provide three copies of the form and supporting documentation and ensure that all the documents needed to process your application are included. You should also append a cheque for the appropriate application fee. We will acknowledge your application as soon as we receive it. We will then normally respond to you within three weeks, though this might change depending on the volume of applications being considered at any one time.