UCAS Institution Code: B78

As well as organising the main University examination sessions; the office is responsible for managing the examination of research degrees; processing the award of degrees, certificates and diplomas; and responding to requests for verification of awards.

Office opening times 

We are normally open from 9am to 4.45pm Monday to Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.

Please also see University closure dates.

The exams office is on the second floor of Senate House.

Certificates and Verifications (proof of award)

We can provide verification of awards to former students and, with permission, to third parties. We can also provide a replacement certificate where the original has been lost. A fee may be payable for some of these services.

Exam Information

  • Main exam periods for 16/17 are now confirmed.
  • January exam period: 9 - 20 January 2017.
  • Summer exam period: 15 May - 2 June 2017 (8 to 12 May is revision week and some examinations may be scheduled during this week).
  • August - September re-sit and supplementary exam period: 23 August - 5 September 2017.

Research Degrees

For any queries relating to Postgraduate Examinations try our research page or view our frequently asked questions.