University Policies and Regulations

Academic Award Regulations

2015/20162016/2017
Academic Award Regulations (Parts 1 to 3) (PDF, file size: 646.65KB) Academic Award Regulations (Parts 1 to 3) (PDF, file size: 459.21KB)

Procedure for Dealing with Breaches of Assessment Regulations – Academic Misconduct (PDF, file size: 240.8KB)

Procedure for Dealing with Breaches of Assessment Regulations - Academic Misconduct (PDF, file size: 94.24KB)

Students' Union Academic Misconduct Rules Guide

Extenuating Circumstances Procedure (PDF, file size: 257.81KB)

Extenuating Circumstances Procedure (PDF, file size: 66.92KB)
Procedure for a student to appeal against the decision of an Assessment/Award Board (PDF, file size: 202.11KB) Procedure for a student to appeal against the decision of an Assessment/Award Board (PDF, file size: 203.66KB)
Assessment Principles, Policy & Procedures (PDF, file size: 346.24KB) Assessment Policy & Procedures (PDF, file size: 120.46KB)
Academic Dress of the University (PDF, file size: 149.85KB) Academic Dress of the University (PDF, file size: 31.46KB)
Conferment of Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 163.67KB) Conferment of Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 39.91KB)
Conferment of Honorary Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 169.3KB) Conferment of Honorary Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 38.13KB)
Professional Doctorates Framework (PDF, file size: 309.91KB) Professional Doctorates Framework (PDF, file size: 80.96KB)

Regulations for the Award of the University’s Degrees of Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy by Supervised Research (PDF, file size: 470.03KB)

(14-15) Regulations for the Award of the University's Degrees of Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy by Supervised Research (PDF, file size: 352.14KB)

Regulations for the Award of the University’s Degrees of Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy by Supervised Research (PDF, file size: 204.2KB)
 Regulations of the Award of Doctor of Philosophy on the basis of Published Work (PDF, file size: 85.42KB)

Should you be registered on a course which is regulated by a professional body, you may be expected to adhere to a code of professional conduct whilst undertaking your programme of study. More information of these codes of conduct can be found here.

General Regulations for Students

2015/20162016/2017
General regulations for students (PDF, file size: 504KB) General regulations for students (PDF, file size: 163.32KB)
Appendix 2: Examination Regulations - Instructions to Candidates (PDF, file size: 177.88KB) Appendix 2: Examination Regulations - Instructions to Candidates (PDF, file size: 43.24KB)
Appendix 3: Student Disciplinary Procedures (PDF, file size: 209.21KB) Appendix 3: Student Disciplinary Procedures (PDF, file size: 73.27KB)
Appendix 4: Library and Information Service Regulations (PDF, file size: 161.01KB) Appendix 4: Library and Information Service Regulations (PDF, file size: 38.28KB)

Appendix 5: Regulations and General Information for Students Residing in University Managed Accommodation (PDF, file size: 192.92KB)

Appendix 5: Regulations and General Information for Students Residing in University Controlled Accommodation (PDF, file size: 67.45KB)

Appendix 6: Licences Agreement - Halls of Residence (PDF, file size: 308.65KB)

Appendix 6: Licences Agreement - Halls of Residence (PDF, file size: 573.8KB)

Appendix 7: Health and Safety Regulations (PDF, file size: 189.83KB)

Appendix 7: Health and Safety Regulations (PDF, file size: 61.36KB)
Appendix 8: University IT Regulations (PDF, file size: 165.35KB) Appendix 8: University IT Regulations (PDF, file size: 43.29KB)

Appendix 9: Internet Policy Statement (PDF, file size: 153.47KB)

Appendix 9: Internet Policy Statement (PDF, file size: 34.43KB)

Appendix 10: Guide To Legislation Relevant To Computer Use (PDF, file size: 193.94KB)

Appendix 10: Guide to Legislation Relevant to Computer Use (PDF, file size: 55.44KB)
Appendix 11: University Credit Control Policy (PDF, file size: 188.65KB) Appendix 11: University Credit Control Policy (PDF, file size: 81.74KB)

Other Policies

 

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Student Behaviour and Fitness to Study Policy (PDF, file size: 230.04KB) Student Behaviour and Fitness to Study Policy (PDF, file size: 234.37KB)
Fitness to Practice Procedure (PDF, file size: 215.12KB) Fitness to Practice Procedure (PDF, file size: 87.4KB)
Reasonable Adjustments in Assessment for Students with Disabilities (PDF, file size: 253.12KB) Reasonable Adjustments in Assessment for Students with Disabilities (PDF, file size: 64.44KB)
Student Charter (PDF, file size: 177.6KB) Student Charter (PDF, file size: 41.85KB)

Student Complaints Procedure (PDF, file size: 254.32KB)
Office of the Independent Adjudicator (external website)

Student Complaints Procedure (PDF, file size: 96.37KB)
Office of the Independent Adjudicator (external website)

Recognition of Prior Learning (PDF, file size: 484.48KB) Recognition of Prior Learning (PDF, file size: 110.24KB)
Personal Tutoring Policy
Students as co-producers (PDF, file size: 268.31KB)
Placement and Practice Learning Policy (PDF, file size: 101.84KB)  - to be implemented 16/17Placement and Practice Learning Policy (PDF, file size: 101.84KB)
Timetabling Policy (PDF, file size: 362.77KB)
Tier 4 Sponsor Policy (PDF, file size: 458.64KB) Tier 4 Sponsor Policy (PDF, file size: 168.58KB)
 Freedom of Speech and Lawful Assembly (PDF, file size: 296.42KB)
Records Retention Policy (PDF, file size: 224.24KB) Record Retention Policy (PDF, file size: 118.39KB)
Safeguarding Policy (PDF, file size: 99.36KB)
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Policy (PDF, file size: 423.65KB)
 Prevent Policy and Procedure (PDF, file size: 90.96KB)
 MPhil/PhD Code of Practice (PDF, file size: 478.67KB)