Academic Quality Management Ltd (AQM) provided consultancy, development and training services for higher education, working within the fields of academic development and quality management.
Although AQM has now been closed down, its Director (Professor Colin Raban) will consider requests for advice and support provided pro bono.
AQM's work reflected our commitment to the development of quality management systems that are:
We supported institutions preparing for external review, including the various QAA review methods. Our approach was to build confidence through the active and collegial engagement of staff in an institution's preparations for exercises of this kind.
AQM's services were generally provided by the Director, Colin Raban. Indicative lists of the projects completed by Professor Raban, and of his publications, are provided on separate pages. Clients have been drawn mainly from universities and higher education agencies located within the United Kingdom and overseas.
AQM was able to draw upon the skills of several colleagues to meet the specific needs of clients. Our associates offered complementary expertise in such areas as editing, copywriting, preparation for external review, and the drafting of quality assurance procedures and academic regulations.