University Regulations

The University Regulations are comprised of various rules, regulations and policies that will apply to you as a student. It is important that you are aware of these documents and understand their relevance to you.

A summary of the Regulations is provided below. Please note that some additional policies will be applicable to you including ones specific to your School or Faculty.

Summary of the University Regulations

Summary of changes to University Regulations 2018-19

Our policies are checked and reviewed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA), an independent body set up to safeguard quality and standards in UK higher education.
University Regulations Taught Effective from 2018/19

The various policies and procedures below state that they are ‘Effective from 2017/18’ – for clarity, please note that these policies remain in force in 2018/19 until such time as they are revised. In the event any changes are made, students will be informed.

Academic policies

Please note that the Academic Regulations are currently being revised and will be finalised and uploaded onto this web page shortly. Communications about the changes will follow.

Student Engagement Policy

Extenuating Circumstances Procedure 

Instructions to Candidates in written examinations

Student Withdrawal and Interruption policy

Intellectual Property policy

University Regulations 2017/18

University Regulations 2016/17

University Regulations 2015/16