Quality Manual


This section contains information on the procedures for different types of assessment, including viva voce examinations, applications for restrictions on a thesis and the role and appointment of examiners. These pages are relevant to staff and students across all of the UK, China and Malaysia campuses.

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Please be aware that during academic year 2019/20, the University introduced exceptional regulations in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. A number of pages within this section were previously affected by these arrangements and have been documented accordingly.

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Procedures for assessment

Viva voce examinations

Alternative formats of thesis submission

Applications for a restriction or embargo to be placed on a thesis

Role and appointment of examiners for research degree programmes

Role and responsibilities of the internal assessor

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