Academic Services

Policies and regulations

The University's academic regulatory framework is set out in its regulations, codes of practice and guidance.

New for 2016/17

Updated and new University policies, regulations and practices for academic session 2016/17 for learning and assessment, research degrees, student support, and for the quality assurance framework.

Assessment regulations

Current assessment regulations for taught and postgraduate research programmes, and assessment regulations from previous academic years.

Learning and assessment

University policies, regulations and guidance on taught assessment, curriculum information and learning and teaching.

Research students

University academic policies, regulations and guidance on postgraduate research assessment, thesis submission and information relevant during the period of study.

Student support

University academic and pastoral student support, and personal tutoring policies and guidance.

If things go wrong

University policies, regulations and guidance on student appeals, student conduct, special circumstances, support for study, and withdrawal and exclusion from study.

Quality framework

University policies and guidance on external examining, internal review and student voice information.

A to Z

List of academic regulations, policies and guidance.

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Policy Template (53.57 KB Word)


Procedure Template (53.49 KB Word)


Guidance Template (55.67 KB Word)