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Support to prepare you for exams

Find out about the support available to help you prepare effectively for exams.

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Support to help you perform your best in exams

The supplementary assessment period starts on Monday 14 August 2023 and ends on Friday 25 August 2023.

Students should refer to the Academic Registry's Exams and assessments webpages for full information and guidance.

Exam support from the Skills Centre

1:1 writing tutorials

  • Bookable appointments: 20-minute online tutorials are available until the end of August 2023 to help with all aspects of academic writing, including exam writing.

Maths and statistics

For maths help and general enquiries over the summer, please email The MASH team will reply to your message within two working days to arrange a video call-back or an in-person appointment.

Self-access online resources


Blogs on exams

Exams-themed blogs – bite-sized hints and tips from Skills Centre staff and student Skills Co-Creators to help you prepare for different types of exams, including:

Exam support from the Library

The Library is open 24/7 and has over 1,400 study spaces, including many individual, quiet study spaces which are ideal for those who want to revise for an assessment. Additional study spaces are also available across campus and in the city.

Library Lists include guidance on exam and revision skills, coursework planning, wellbeing and managing exam stress.

If you've got a question for the Library, are trying to find or reference information, or access past exam papers online, you can reach them via their homepage Chat service, Ask a Librarian web form, or email In-person support is available Mon-Fri 9am – 5pm from the Reader services team on level 2, and help will be available from one or more of the subject floors.

Exam support from Student Support

Student Support provides various services and resources that can help you during exams:

Contact us

If you have any questions about exam support, please contact the Digital & Academic Skills Team.