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: 464.02KB)

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: 93.37KB)

Students' Union Academic Misconduct Rules Guide

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

Extenuating Circumstances Procedure (PDF, file size: 68.13KB)

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: 70.37KB)

Students' Union Appeal Guide

Assessment Principles, Policy & Procedures (PDF, file size: 346.24KB)

Assessment Policy & Procedures (PDF, file size: 119.63KB)

Academic Dress of the University (PDF, file size: 31.33KB) Academic Dress of the University (PDF, file size: 31.33KB)
Conferment of Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 163.67KB) Conferment of Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 39.54KB)
Conferment of Honorary Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 169.3KB) Conferment of Honorary Awards of the University (PDF, file size: 38.19KB)
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: 166.7KB)
Appendix 2: Examination Regulations - Instructions to Candidates (PDF, file size: 177.88KB) Appendix 2: Examination Regulations - Instructions to Candidates (PDF, file size: 43.11KB)
Appendix 3: Student Disciplinary Procedures (PDF, file size: 209.21KB) Appendix 3: Student Disciplinary Procedures (PDF, file size: 72.99KB)
Appendix 4: Library and Information Service Regulations (PDF, file size: 161.01KB) Appendix 4: Library and Information Service Regulations (PDF, file size: 38.37KB)

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: 239.21KB)

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

Appendix 6: Licences Agreement - Halls of Residence (PDF, file size: 200.46KB)

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

Appendix 7: Health and Safety Regulations (PDF, file size: 63.21KB)
Appendix 8: University IT Regulations (PDF, file size: 165.35KB) Appendix 8: University IT Regulations (PDF, file size: 43.63KB)

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

Appendix 9: Internet Policy Statement (PDF, file size: 34.01KB)

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: 55.05KB)
Appendix 11: University Credit Control Policy (PDF, file size: 188.65KB) Appendix 11: University Credit Control Policy (PDF, file size: 82.85KB)

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 Practise Procedure (PDF, file size: 87.04KB)
Reasonable Adjustments in Assessment for Students with Disabilities (PDF, file size: 253.12KB) Reasonable Adjustments in Assessment for Students with Disabilities (PDF, file size: 64.32KB)
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: 96.78KB)
C1 Form (PDF, file size: 14.97KB)
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 PolicyStudent Mental Wellbeing Guidelines (DOCX, file size: 247.88KB)
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: 97.09KB)
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: 77.57KB)
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: 92.42KB)
 MPhil/PhD Code of Practice (PDF, file size: 132.21KB)