Information for staff
Key dates for exams and related deadlines are in the Education and Students Cycle.
Deadlines for submission of exam papers.
Who can access them and how to access them.
External examiners for research programmes
How to appoint them and fees payable.
Information for invigilators
Forms required and fees payable.
University Constraints Policy
The University Policy on Exam Constraints and associated Exam Constraints forms.
Optical Mark Recognition
Service for automated marking of multi-choice exam papers. Process review, registration, software installation and training.
Examination Regulations are part of the Rules and Regulations for students on the University Secretary's Office web site.
Exams Office support
We offer differing levels of support depending on whether the exams are held within or outside the main exam periods. More: Guidance on support levels (PDF, 66kB) is available.
Taking exams outside the UK - guidance for staff
- Guidance on taking exams outside UK (Office document, 60kB)
- Invigilation declaration form (for exams outside UK) (Office document, 46kB)
- Incident Report Form for general issues (Office document, 20kB)
- Incident Report Form malpractice or individual issue (Office document, 27kB)
More information can be found on the Academic Quality and Partnerships Office (See Sections 9.7-9.12).