In executing its functions, the UCJ has developed a number of Guidelines and Standards that are available to be used by its stakeholders, and that are used in the evaluation of institutions and programmes.

Guidelines include:

  • Guidelines for Establishing a Tertiary Educational Institution
  • The Registration Process: Guidelines for Registration
  • The Accreditation Process: Guidelines for Programme Accreditation
  • The Self Study Manual
  • Information for Overseas Institutions
  • Standards for a University
  • Standards for University Colleges in Jamaica
  • The Manual for the Visiting Team
  • Guidelines for Recognition of Transnational Education Qualifications
  • The Tertiary Qualifications Framework (TQF)

***Please contact the UCJ for further information on these guidelines.