Information for schools relating to external examiners.
Procedures and guidance for the nomination and assignment of external examiners, including UK Border Agency requirements, fees and expenses, can be found at the following links.
Guidance relating to undergraduate external examiners can be found on the undergraduate academic administration website.
Guidance and forms relating to postgraduate external examiners can be found in the postgraduate indexed administration guide.
Procedures surrounding the external examiner annual reports to the College and a College customised form are also provided:
College external examiner reports are based on a University template, available from the Quality Unit.
The University's Code of Practice for external examiners is also available from the Quality Unit website.
This article was published on Aug 28, 2012