Assessment and exams

Where to find exam and assessment information and Special Circumstances advice.

Exam information for students

Find out details about current and forthcoming exam diets, a searchable exams timetable, examinations regulations and procedure, how to ensure support arrangements documented on your Learning Profile are in place in adequate time for your examinations and Frequently Asked Questions:

Overview of exams

The University has lots of resources to help you to study and prepare for your exams:

How assessment works

A range of assessment methods are used across the University. Your programme or course handbook will provide the assessment methods for your programme. These are governed by the University assessment regulations:

Assessment information for students on Academic Services’ website

Special Circumstances, Extensions and Learning Adjustments

If you feel you have been uniquely affected by significant adverse circumstances, while completing your dissertation, research project, exams or assessments, you may wish to submit a Special Circumstances or Extension request. 

Information on Special Circumstances, Extensions and Learning Adjustments

Extensions and Special Circumstances Team

Contact details

Authorised Interruption of Studies (AIS)

Find out more about making a request for an Authorised Interruption of Studies (AIS)