New and updated regulations

The table below provides details of changes and updates made to the University Regulations during the current academic year. Unless otherwise indicated, the changes take effect immediately. Please ensure that you are familiar with any new or revised regulations that apply to your programme of study.

For full details of changes and updates made to the University Regulations during 2018/2019 please follow the link here.

Please contact Fiona Dumbelton for further information.

Regulation Nature of Change/s Approved by
Reg C3 Bachelors Degrees Changes to 5.5 (e) Chairs Action September 2018
A1- Visas and Immigration Re-write - plain English October 2018 Senate
B1- Student Discipline Changes to available Support and Representation 9.1 October 2018 Senate
B6- Appeals Re-write - plain English October 2018 Senate
B3 Exceptional circumstances Re-write - plain English October 2018 Senate
B2- Temporary Exclusion of Students Changes to available Support and Representation 3.1 October 2018 Senate
B7 - Student Complaints Re-write - plain English December 2018 Senate
A1 - Visas & Immigration Changes to reflect the changes within the UK Immigration Rules and the requirements on the University as a UK Home Office Sponsor. June 2019 Senate

The table below provides details of changes and updates made to the University Regulations during the current academic year. Unless otherwise indicated, the changes take effect immediately. Please ensure that you are familiar with any new or revised regulations that apply to your programme of study.

For full details of changes and updates made to the University Regulations during 2019/2020 please follow the link here.

Please contact Fiona Dumbelton for further information.

 

Regulation Nature of Change/s Approved by
B5 - Fitness to Practise Rewrite Senate June 2019
C1 - Maximum Period of Registration Rewrite Senate June 2019
C5 - Medical Bachelor's Degree Rewrite Senate June 2019
D1 - Assessment  Rewrite Senate June 2019
B1, B2, B6 & B7 New wording on Student Representation Senate June 2018
B5 Minor amendments made following feedback from Schools subject to the regulation. Senate October 2019
B6 To correct terminology in light of other regulation changes. Senate October 2019
B8 Minor amendments made to cover termination of studies due to academic misconduct. Senate October 2019
C7 Minor revisions to reflect current terminology and to cross refer to new regulations taking effect from 2019/20. Senate October 2019
A1 Minor revisions to reflect current terminology and to cross refer to new regulations taking effect from 2019/20. Senate October 2019   
E1 Revisions to the credit requirements for MRes programmes. Senate December 2019

The table below provides details of changes and updates made to the University Regulations during the current academic year. Unless otherwise indicated, the changes take effect immediately. Please ensure that you are familiar with any new or revised regulations that apply to your programme of study.

For full details of changes and updates made to the University Regulations during 2020/2021 please follow the link here.

Please contact Fiona Dumbelton for further information.

 

Regulation

Nature of Changes

Approved By

B1 and B2

Substantial rewrite of Reg B1 inlcuding merging of Reg B2 

Senate June 2020

C2

New Regulation for Foundation Year Programmes 

Senate June 2020

D1

Revision to reflect new standard submission time of 1pm 

Senate June 2020

B1

Changes to appeal sifting process

Senate December 2020

B4

Changes to appeal process, appeals now made to Director of Student Services

Senate December 2020

B7

Complaints now made to the Academic Registrar

Senate December 2020

C1

More detail provided on maximum period of registration for PGR Students

Senate December 2020

C10

Changes to appeal process, appeals now made to Director of Student Services

Senate December 2020 

C9

Substantial Re-Write to take effect from September 2021

Senate March 2021  

B3

Minor amendments to reflect structure of Exceptional Circumstances Panels

Senate August 2021