Academic and student regulations

Find the University's academic and student regulations by year of study.


  • Academic regulations: In relation to programmes of study, students follow the academic regulations that were in place at the time of the commencement of their programme unless there are amendments that would be of advantage to students and/or Senate has specifically agreed that amendments should be introduced for all students, in which cases amendments are applied to all students, regardless of year of entry.
  • Student regulations: The student regulations are updated every year and therefore there is only ever one set in use; the 2021/22 regulations replace all previous versions.

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Academic regulations 2021/22

These regulations come into force at the start of the 2021/22 academic year (20 September 2021). View a list of amendments (PDF) that have been made to the regulations for 2021/22.

Read our introduction to the Quality Framework (PDF).

Student regulations 2021/22

Read our student regulations privacy notice.