Academic Services

Timescales

Deadlines for appeal submission and timescales for consideration of appeals.

Submission deadlines

An appeal cannot be lodged until the Board of Examiners has published its final decision. For course marks or degree outcomes, you will be notified of final decisions in EUCLID Student View.

You must submit your appeal promptly and within the timescales below.

Appeals against Academic decisions

Year of study

Appeal timescale

 

Undergraduate Final Year

 

within 30 working days of the result being issued

 

Undergraduate other years

 

within 10 working days of the result being issued

 

Postgraduate taught and research students – all years      

 

within 30 working days of the result being issued

 

Appeals against decisions of Student Discipline Officers or the Student Discipline Committee

All - within 10 working days of the receipt of the decision.

Appeals against decisions of Fitness to Practise Panels

All - within 10 working days of the receipt of the decision.

Appeals against Exclusion

All - within 10 working days of the receipt of the decision.

Late appeals

Late appeals will only be considered in exceptional circumstances. The decision as to whether or not exceptional circumstances exist for acceptance of an appeal is taken by an appeal sub-committee.

 

Timescales for Consideration of an Appeal

We aim to ensure that all appeals are considered by a sub-committee of the Student Appeal Committee, and the student notified of the outcome, within 30 working days of receipt of the appeal. Please note that during peak times, for example after publication of examination results, it may not always be possible to notify students of the appeal outcome within 30 working days.