External Examining and Assessment

Please use the links below to access information designed to support external examiners and School staff. Keele's approach to external examining is benchmarked against the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) (2018) UK Quality Code for Higher Education: Advice and Guidance: External Expertise, more information can be found in the University's Code of Practice on External Examining.

Appointing external examiners

It is the responsibility of the School to nominate external examiners for their Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes 

External Examiner Nomination Form - for a new or replacement external examiner.

‌‌External Examiner Extension Form  - to extend the Examiner's range of duties or term of office.

Quality Assurance can assist by seeking new examiners for consideration by the School through the JISC-mail system.