University Regulations, Policies and Procedures

This page contains the regulations, policies and procedures, including the Common Credit Framework, underpinning the governance and management of all courses offered by the University.

Enrolment on to a University course is conditional upon students agreeing to familiarise themselves and complying with all University regulations and policies as listed below.  Policies marked with * form part of the student contract.

Academic Misconduct Regulations*

Assessment Policy Statement

Assessment Feedback Policy


Awards of the University

Common Credit Framework for Taught Programmes*


Dissertation Policy


Examination Regulations*

Mitigating Circumstances Regulations *


Placement Learning Policy

Placement Learning Policy - FE Supplement


Policy for making adjustments to assessment tasks for students with a Disability/Specific Learning Difference *

Policy for the Submission, Retention and Return of Student Work*

Policy on Internal Verification

Policy on Students Recording Lectures and Teaching Sessions delivered by UCA Staff*

Protocols for the Boards of Examiners

Regulations and Procedures for the Conferment of the Titles of Professor and Reader

Study Abroad Policy *

University of Brighton Regulations for MPhil, PhD and Professional Doctorates* (for students undertaking an MPhil/PhD)

UAL: University of the Arts London Research Degrees Handbook and Regulations


FE Policy on Internal Verification

FE Regulations - where to find what


Access to HE courses (LASER Learning)

Access to HE ‐ Complaints and Appeals for Students on Access Courses

LASER - Access to Fair Assessment Policy and Procedure

LASER Centre Handbook

LASER Quality Processes (scroll down to 'Quality Processes')

LASER ‐ Recognition of Prior Learning Policy and Procedure

LASER Learning Aegrotat Awards - Guidance


UAL AB Assessment Policy

UAL AB Operations, Policies, and Procedures