SOAS University of London

Staff Development

Useful Acronyms

Below is a table of useful acronyms

About Higher Education About SOAS University SOAS Departments
HE Higher Education PWW Paul Webley Wing A&H Arts and Humanities
QAA Quality Assurance Agency RS Russell Square L&C Languages and Cultures
HEA Higher Education Academy BG Brunei Gallery L&SS Law and Social Sciences
KIS Key Information Sets FB Faber Building HR Human Resources
HERA Higher Education Role Analysis GS Gordon Square SL&D Staff Learning and Development
NSS National Student Survey PGT Postgraduate Taught REO Research and Enterprise Office
UCU Universities and Colleges Union PGR Postgraduate Research LIS Library and Information Services
OIA Office of the Independent Adjudicator SCR Staff Common Room DAEE Development, Alumni and External Engagement Directorate
HESA Higher Education Statistics Agency SDR Staff Development Review MPPD Marketing Publications and Print Department
AUA Association of University Administrators ULU University of London Union LTD Learning and Teaching Development
HEFCE Higher Education Funding Council for England EB Executive Board IFCELS International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies
DLHE Destination of Leavers from Higher Education BLE Bloomsbury Learning Environment (Blackboard) FAM School of Finance and Management

REF/TEF Research Excellence Framework / Teaching Excellence Framework

TBC The Bloomsbury Colleges (Birkbeck, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Royal Veterinary College) WP Widening Participation
OFFA Office for Fair Access