Welcome to the website of sparqs (student partnerships in quality Scotland). We are a publicly-funded agency for Scotland's university and college sectors which aims to support student engagement in the quality of the learning experience. We hope you find our website informative, but please contact us if we can help in any way.

That's Quality! 2017 Universities is now open for bookings!

Register now for our annual 2-day residential induction event for university student officers with an education remit and students’ association staff.  The event is taking place on Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th July 2017, at the West Park Conference Centre in Dundee. The event aims to…

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Save the date for That's Quality! Colleges - 9th August 2017

The date has been confirmed for our annual induction event for college officers.... That's Quality! Colleges 2017 will take place on Wednesday 9th August. The event is aimed at new and returning student officers with an education remit and students' association staff.  It will…

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Development opportunity for student officers - public appointments introductory workshop: Friday 9th June!

sparqs and NUS Scotland have been working with the Scottish Government’s Public Appointments Team to promote vacancies on the boards of public bodies to senior student officers. On Friday 9th June 2017, they are holding an introductory workshop especially for senior students’…

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Student Engagement Framework

That’s Quality! Universities 2017

26 Jul 2017 - 27 Jul 2017

The aim of the event is to equip participants with the knowledge and ability to use…

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That's Quality! 2017 induction events for college and university officers - save the dates!

The dates have now been confirmed for our annual induction events for officers.... That’s Quality! Universities 2017 will take place on Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th of July; and That's Quality! Colleges 2017 will take place on Wednesday 9th August. Both events…

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SPOTLIGHT ON.... Edinburgh University Students' Association's student-led Project Myopia

This ‘SPOTLIGHT ON’ features Edinburgh University Students’ Association’s award-winning student-led project to improve the diversity of curricula. In early 2017, two University of Edinburgh students, Rianna Walcott and Toby Sharpe, started working with University of Edinburgh’s Students’ Association (EUSA) to develop ‘Project…

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Development opportunity for student officers - public appointments introductory workshop: Friday 9th June!

sparqs and NUS Scotland have been working with the Scottish Government’s Public Appointments Team to promote vacancies on the boards of public bodies to senior student officers. On Friday 9th June 2017, they are holding an introductory workshop especially for senior students’…

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