A warm welcome to all the BAC’s accredited colleges and non-accredited providers of private education and training. I note that further and higher education, and in particular student immigration policy, remained high on the media agenda throughout December and into January.
After ten years in the role, Mr Tim Cox is stepping down as Chairman of the British Accreditation Council (BAC). He became a member of the Council in the late 1980s and assumed the role of Chair in 2002. He is being replaced by Mr Peter Williams CBE, former Chief Executive of the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). Mr Williams is one of BAC’s trustees and directors, having sat on its Board since 1999.
The London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is one of the fastest growing providers in international higher education. PIE News spoke to Professor Maurits Van Rooijen, the new Rector and CEO, about the organisation’s plans for global expansion.