Student Records & Examinations Office

Examinations Office


References for former students and degree verification

The Examinations Office is directly responsible for the verification of degree qualifications, as part of the larger Students Records and Examinations Office.  All our verifications are based directly on the Official Pass Lists, from which the information for producing the degree certificates is drawn. 

Please request your reference by emailing

We regret that we can no longer accept reference requests via fax. Please provide the following information so your request can be dealt with as promptly as possible:

Please note that if you require confirmation of the study dates you will need to provide us with authorisation from the student, please attach this to your email.


If you require validation of a students certificate please email a copy of the certificate to we will then check this against our records and verify the document.

Additional Information on the format of University of Bath award certificates can be found at