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Degree fraud and how to tackle it

Presenter: Kat Dale and Emma Irving

Institution: Prospects HEDD

Format: Sponsor lead session


There is reported to be a growing number of instances of misrepresentation and forgery in the presentation of academic credentials. Prospects Hedd offers guidance and advice for tackling the problem of degree fraud. The session will cover specific recommendations for putting preventative measures in place at institutions; advising students better; developing monitoring policies; recruitment and admissions policies and for taking action once evidence of fraud is found.