Applying for AfN Degree Accreditation/Reaccreditation

Please note, the AfN Degree Accreditation Scheme applies only to degree programmes (undergraduate and postgraduate). To apply for individual registration with the UKVRN, please see our Apply for Registration section.

Applications for AfN accreditation and reaccreditation may be submitted twice a year, in October and February. To apply, please select the application form and read the associated guidance below.

Applications for reaccreditation should be submitted at least of six months prior to your re-accreditation deadline, as notified to you in your decision letter.

Please contact the Education Quality Assurance Team ( if you would like further information or call 020 3795 8823 (Option 2).

To be considered by our assessors, applications submitted on or before 1 October 2020 must be complete, and for applications for accreditation of new courses (not re-accreditation) fee payment made.

To apply, please complete;

Applicants will also need to refer to;