Examinations Office

The Examinations Office manages the University's exam processes. We schedule and publish exam timetables, train and appoint invigilators, and manage all centrally-run examinations. We also arrange overseas examinations, and put in place alternative exam arrangements for students who have a student support advice (SSA) or a temporary disability.


Our pages provide information for Staff and Students including;

  • Exam dates and timetables -Important dates for main summer and supplementary exams, and accessing your exam timetable.
  • On the day - Advice about your exams, including what to bring with you, lateness, illness, and information on the use of dictionaries, mobile phones, and calculators.
  • Exam arrangements - Guidance  for students who may be eligible for alternative exam arrangements due to a disability or learning difficulties.
  • Overseas exams - How to arrange and sit exams overseas.
  • Past exam papers- Guidance on how to gain access to the past paper to download copies of up to five years’ worth of examination papers.
  • Exam Venues - Information on the Exam venues used for the Main Summer or Supplementary Exam periods.
  • Exam results - How to access your exam results.
  • Religious observance - Information for students who are unable to attend an exam due to religious observance.
  • Information for staff- Information for staff about examination procedures, scheduled dates, invigilation and departmental examinations.
  • Supporting Invigilators - Information for those wishing to work as an external invigilator in the Main Summer or Supplementary Exam periods.
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Developing these intranet pages will be ongoing and, if you share your view and ideas, it will help us to continue to improve this important resource for the benefit of the entire University community.

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