At its meeting in July 2016, Senate approved the following regulations to come into effect as of 3rd October 2016 for the 2016/17 academic year.

The following table lists the Regulations for 2016/17

Explanatory documentation

Glossary of terms: for use with Regulation and Codes of practice


Academic regulations

Introduction to the regulations


A1: Regulations for taught programmes

CertHE, DipHE, Foundation degree, Bachelor's, Integrated Master's, PGCE, PGCert, PGDip, Master's


A1: Regulation for taught programmes - Amendment


A2: Regulations for research degrees

Master of Philosophy (MPhil), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), Doctor of Clinical Practice (DClinPrac), Doctor of Engineering (EngD), and Doctor of Psychology (PsychD)

A3: Regulations for research degrees on the basis of published works


A4: Regulations for higher doctorates


A5: Regulations for academic dress