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Individual Mitigating Circumstances & Assessment (IMCA): Principles & Procedures

NFAAR-PGT, NFAAR-HY and NFAAR-FD principles and procedures for dealing with IMCs and assessment for courses regulated by these assessment regulations

This document does not apply to students on undergraduate courses (except foundation year or honours year courses). Instead refer to the Undergraduate Assessment Regulations and the IMC Policy

This document applies to the following courses:

Faculty of Engineering & Design

All postgraduate courses where students started before October 2022, and students on MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems.

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

All postgraduate courses, except Clinical Associate in Psychology (Degree Apprenticeship).

Faculty of Science

All postgraduate courses except:

  • Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice (MSc)
  • Clinical Pharmacy Practice Primary Care (MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert)
  • Clinical Pharmacy Practice Secondary Care (MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert)
  • Prescribing & Therapeutics (MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert)

School of Management

All postgraduate courses where students started before October 2023 and:

  • Full-time MBA
  • Executive part-time MBA
  • MRes

Honours Year courses

All students

Foundation degree courses

All students

Further information

Guidance on Individual Mitigating Circumstances (IMC) procedures