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Exams and assessments

Information about exams and assessments, the exam schedule, where to find support and further guidance, and what to do if circumstances affect your assessment.

Semester 2 exams

Information for your exams in Semester 2, 2022/23.

Exam Schedule

How to access your personal exam timetable and further details for exams sat using Inspera.

Late exam submission

What to do if you miss the deadline for your remote Inspera exam, and the penalties for late submission.

In-person exams

Links to guidance to help you prepare for your in-person exams.

In-person exams

How to prepare for and take an in-person, invigilated exam on campus.


Access Inspera and our associated guides to prepare for and take your exam.

Log in to Inspera

Access Inspera to do a demo test, check the requirements before your exams, and do your exam

What to do if circumstances affect your assessment

Guidance on help available, coursework extensions and reporting Individual Mitigating Circumstances (IMCs).

Late exam submission

What to do if you miss the deadline for your remote Inspera exam, and the penalties for late submission.

Resources to prepare you for your assessments

Resources to help you prepare for your exams and coursework.

Preparing for exams

Student sitting at a desk in Founders Hall taking an in-person exam.

General guidance, approaches and techniques to help you prepare effectively for exams.

Academic integrity and assessment offences

The University’s principles regarding Academic Integrity, guidance on academic misconduct, how to engage critically with Artificial Intelligence tools, and the action the University takes in response to assessment offences.

Access wellbeing support and advice

Get support from Student Support, the Students’ Union or your Director of Studies during the assessment period.

Be Well – Talk Now

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You can talk to an adviser by phone or live chat 24 hours a day through our Be Well - Talk Now service

Exams - get help and advice

Advice and support for problems during an exam. This page will be updated in advance of the 2022/23 Semester 2 assessment period.

The assessment regulations and the University Rule on exam conduct

Read the documentation for the formal framework for assessment, and Rule 2, which sets out the University's rules governing summative exams.

QA16 Assessment, Marking and Feedback

This QA Code of Practice statement details the principles and procedures for the design & development of assessment & feedback strategies for taught programmes.

Your results

Information about your results.

Get your results

The latest news about the release of results, following the exam and assessment period.

Understanding your results

The page provides information to answer some common questions students on taught programmes may have about how their results were agreed.

Academic Decision Codes

A list of the progression and award decision codes students receive at the end of each stage (year) of study, and the full meaning of each of those codes.

Responding to your results and getting feedback

Responding to your results, and using your tutor's feedback to understand your grade and improve your future assignments.

Appealing against an academic decision

The steps you'll need to take if you wish to appeal against an academic decision about you.

Information for staff

Exams and assessment-related information and guidance for staff.

Contact us

If you have any questions that aren't answered in the guidance above get in touch with us.