• Academic Warnings Policy >>

    University’s Policy in respect of "Appropriate Engagement with Studies"

    Approved 3 April 2014


  • Accreditation of Prior Learning Policy >>

    The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) is a process which enables people of all ages and backgrounds to receive recognition and formal credit for learning acquired in the past through formal study and through work and other life experiences.

    Approved 13 December 2012


  • Admissions Appeals Policy >>

    Keele University's EU/UK Admissions Appeals Policy and form

    Approved 4 April 2017


  • Admissions Feedback Procedure >>

    Keele University's EU/UK Admissions Feedback Procedure

    Approved 27 March 2017


  • Admissions Interview Policy >>

    Keele University's EU/UK Admissions Interview Policy

    Approved 3 December 2012


  • Admissions Policy >>

    Keele University's EU/UK Admissions Policy

    Approved 3 December 2012


  • Admissions Under 18 Policy >>

    Keele University's Policy on UK/EU Applications where applicant will be
    under 18 at the start of the programme

    Approved 3 December 2012


  • Avoidance of Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty Guidance >>

    Guidance on avoidance of plagiarism and academic dishonesty
    Code of Practice on PGR Degrees, June 2014 (Annex D1)

    Approved 25 June 2014


  • Code of Practice for the Personal Tutoring of All Taught Students >>

    The Personal Tutor System is designed to ensure that all students have regular opportunities to review their personal, academic and career development.

    Approved 1 June 2016


  • Collaborative Provision Code of Practice >>

    Code of Practice for Collaborative Provision 2018

    Approved 1 December 2016


  • Data Protection Act Policy >>

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Disclosure and Barring Service Policy - Students >>

    Approved 5 February 2015


  • Disclosure and Barring Service Procedure Advice - Students >>

    Approved 3 September 2014


  • Document Definition Policy >>

    Policy to ensure that all University policies, procedures, strategies, codes of practice and guidelines are necessary, current and relevant.

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Electoral Register Policy >>

    Policy for the distribution of political leaflets on campus, in relation to Local and National elections.

    Approved 6 October 2015


  • Examination Boards Guidance >>

    The approved guidance for Examination Boards

    Approved 27 July 2016


  • Examination Processes for Invigilators Guidance >>

    Guidance issued to examination invigilators outlining the examinations procedures.

    Approved 1 December 2017


  • External Examiners Code of Practice >>

    Code of Practice on External Examiners 2016

    Approved 1 December 2016


  • External Speaker Approval Procedure >>

    Approved 1 March 2016


  • Freedom of Information Policy >>

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Gender Segregation Joint Code of Practice >>

    This Code of Practice has been produced in accordance with the guidance issued by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), published in July 2014 and in compliance with the Equality Act 2010, the Human Rights Act 1998 and Section 43 of the Education Act (No 2) 1986.

    Approved 9 December 2014


  • Group Social Events Code of Conduct >>

    Code of Conduct for the Students' Union on the appropriate practice for group social events.

    Approved 25 August 2014


  • INT Policy (Interruptions to Normal Timescales) - Approved at Council 6.11.14 >>

    Policy for the Management of Academic Awards and Student Progression during Interruptions to Normal Timescales (INT)

    Approved 6 November 2014


  • International Strategy to 2020 >>

    Keele University believes that within our global society internationalisation has to permeate all aspects of the University’s activities from teaching & learning, research, knowledge transfer and the way we organise our activities.

    Approved 1 August 2015


  • Late and Failure to Submit Written Work Policy >>

    Approved 28 September 2015


  • Learning and Teaching Strategy >>

    Approved 17 August 2015


  • Leave of Absence Policy and Procedures >>

    University’s policy and procedures on Leave of Absence and Student Health for undergraduate and postgraduate taught students.

    Approved 5 July 2013


  • Assessment Criteria (Level 3,4,5,6 UG) >>

    The Keele University generic marking criteria are designed to be a reference point for staff and students in defining the standards of achievement for written work at FHEQ Levels 3, 4, 5, and 6 across all subject areas.

    Approved 25 July 2017


  • Marking Scheme (Level 7 PG) **Current until the end of 2017/18** >>

    The Keele University generic marking criteria are designed to be a reference point for staff and students in defining the standards of achievement for written work. These criteria apply to FHEQ Level 7 (Postgraduate) only across all subject areas. Separate criteria are available for FHEQ Levels 3-6 (Foundation and Undergraduate). **CURRENT UNTIL THE END OF 2017/18**

    Approved 25 July 2017


  • Assessment Criteria (Level 7 PG) **For use from 2018/19** >>

    The Keele University generic assessment criteria are designed to be a reference point for staff and students in defining the standards of achievement for written work. These criteria apply to FHEQ Level 7 (Postgraduate) only across all subject areas. Separate criteria are available for FHEQ Levels 3-6 (Foundation and Undergraduate). **FOR USE FROM 2018/19**

    Approved 26 April 2018


  • Peer Review of Teaching >>

    Peer Review of Teaching Guidelines for Keele University

    Approved 3 June 2015


  • Placement Learning Code of Practice >>

    Code of Practice on Placement Learning

    Approved 3 August 2015


  • Postgraduate Research Degrees Code of Practice >>

    Code of Practice on Postgraduate Research Degrees.

    Approved 8 March 2017


  • Progression Guidance from Level 4 to Level 5 >>

    Progression Guidance from Level 4 to Level 5

    Approved 5 July 2017


  • Progression Guidance from Level 5 to Level 6 >>

    Progression Guidance from Level 5 to Level 6

    Approved 5 July 2017


  • Records Management Good Practice Guide >>

    Good Practice Guidance for staff on the management of University Records.

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Records Management Guidance on Archive and Disposal >>

    Guidance for staff on the archiving and disposal of University Records

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Records Management Guidance on Confidential Records >>

    Guidance to staff on the creation, use, storage and disposal of confidential records.

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Records Management Guidance on the use of Electronic Records >>

    Guidance for staff on the use of electronic records

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Records Management Policy >>

    Policy on the Management of University Records

    Approved 30 June 2011


  • Records Retention Schedule >>

    This schedule documents the minimum retention periods for Keele University records. It has been written following consultation with representatives of the relevant functional areas and in line with JISC Guidance on University retention.

    Approved 5 February 2015


  • Risk Appetite Framework >>

    Guidance to Staff regarding the University's risk appetite.

    Approved 26 January 2012


  • Risk Management Policy >>

    The University's Policy on Risk Management.

    Approved 7 November 2013


  • Serious Incident Reporting >>

    Procedure and form for submission of a Serious Incident Report to HEFCE.

    Approved 18 October 2017


  • Staff Guidance when in Receipt of a Student Complaint >>

    Approved 26 January 2012


  • Strategic Plan 2015-2020 >>

    Approved 10 September 2015


  • Support to Study Policy >>

    Approved 6 July 2016


  • Turnitin Service Guidance >>

    Guidance on the use of the Turnitin service.

    Approved 11 January 2016


  • Code of Practice on Assessment >>

    The University's Code of Practice on assessment of student performance was approved by Senate in November 1994 and sets out the different responsibilities of the University, Schools, and students.

    Approved 14 November 2014


  • Partnership Agreement 2018: Keele SU and KPA >>

    This document sets out the partnership agreement between the University and both Student Union's (Keele SU and KPA)

    Approved 13 September 2018