Student Progress

Student Progress

Undergraduate Students

The credit requirements for progression to the next year/level of an undergraduate degree programme and maximum period of study allowed are indicated in the General Regulations for First Degrees and any relevant Supplementary Regulations as published in the University Calendar.

Over the summer Registry will contact all undergraduate students who have a shortfall of credit points to advise on their academic options, prior to Registration. Those students who fail to satisfy the minimum progress requirements following the summer reassessment diet will be required to submit a case for consideration by the Students’ Progress Committee (SPC)

Undergraduate students wishing to appeal a recommendation of termination of studies may  submit an application to the Students’ Progress Committee.

Postgraduate Students

The regulations for postgraduate study provide for the Senate to terminate a person’s candidature provided that it is satisfied that there is sufficient reason for doing so. The postgraduate Codes of Practice below detail the procedures to be followed by students who wish to appeal against any recommendation for termination of studies.