Helping #UoBeReady for assessment season

Assessment season is here, and we are here to support you. Find out how you can be #UoBe Ready for your exams and assignments.

Study Spaces

We have lots of study spaces; from quiet spaces to areas where you can engage in group discussion, eat, and find microwaves and hot water taps.

Check out our Instagram Reels from our Student Content Shapers to find your spot.

More information on Study Spaces 

Advice from Academic Support Centre

Need some help with essay writing? Or advice on time management? Check out the Academic Skills Centre for 1-1 support as well as useful guides and workshops on topics such as ‘Critical Analysis’, ‘Referencing’, ‘How to Make Use of Feedback’ and more.

More information on the Academic Skills Centre 

Reminder about phones in exam rooms

Please make sure you do not to have your phone on your person or on your desk.  Phones must be switched off and in your bag in the designated areas or in an envelope on the floor under your desk. 

Student support – UBHeard

If you’re going through a tough time, talking to someone can help. Whether it’s about exams or life in general. Our 24/7 support line UBHeard offers free and confidential services for all students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. 

More information on UBHeard 

Where is my exam timetable?

Your exam timetable can be found on the MyUoB app and the desktop version

Extenuating Circumstances

If you feel there are circumstances which may affect your ability to perform well this assessment season, you should use the Extenuating Circumstances process. This process relates to exceptional and unforeseeable circumstances beyond your control that occur within the last 24 hours of the assessment submission period or deadline.

More information on Extenuating Circumstances


Good luck with your assessments, you’ve got this!


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