Frameworks and Guidance


A Student Engagement Framework for Scotland

Created by the sector this framework sets out the five key elements of student engagement.


Code of Good Governance for Scotland's Colleges

This Code of Good Governance codifies the principles of good governance that already exist in our colleges and promotes accountability and continuous improvement in how colleges are governed.


College Outcome Agreement Guidance 2019-20

This guidance announces the Scottish Funding Council’s timetable and process for the negotiation of AY 2019-2020 outcome agreements. It also sets out the process for the monitoring of AY 2019-2020 agreements.




​​​NUS Connect:

Keep up to date with the work of NUS and get access to event calendars and resources.


sparqs Resource Library.

The Resource Library contains an ever-growing range of examples about student engagement in quality - from shaping learning to institutional governance.


NUS Student Opportunities Hub

This website holds briefing documents, guidance notes and training plans covering topics relating to Student Opportunities; clubs, societies, volunteering, student fundraising, student media, enterprise, and employability.