The Academic Regulations apply to all educational provision offered by the University bearing credit.

Student Forms

  • including Deferral Request Form, Coursework Extension Form, Academic Appeal Forms, Misconduct Appeal Form, Complaints Forms, and Suspension of Studies Request Form.

Completed forms should be submitted to Schools electronically using the School specific email addresses


Academic Regulations Briefing Note

Academic Regulations Briefing Note Session 2017-18  (PDF 75KB) relating to changes for Session 2017-18.

Academic Regulations documents for Session 2017-18


Academic Regulations 2016-17

These Academic Regulations apply for Session 2016-17 and will remain active until the start of Session 2017-18

Academic Regulations Introduction and Contents 2016-17 (PDF 327KB)

A1 Courses 2016-17 (PDF 243KB)

A2 Admission 2016-17 (PDF 210KB)

A3-1 Academic Appeals 2016-17 (PDF 412KB)

A3-2 Student Misconduct Procedure 2016-17 (PDF 260KB)

A4 Assessment and Assessment Boards 2016-17 (PDF 337KB)

A5 External Examiners 2016-17 (PDF 183KB)

A6: Research Degree 2016-17 (PDF 280KB)

A7 Higher Doctorates 2016-17 (PDF 175KB)

A8 Honorary Awards 2016-17 (PDF 182KB)


Academic Regulations Session 2017-18

These Regulations will apply for Session 2017-18

A1: Courses Session 2017-18 (PDF 91KB)

A2: Admission Session 2017-18 (PDF 118KB)

A3 - Section 1: Academic Appeals Session 2017-18 (PDF 207KB)

A3 - Section 2: Student Misconduct Procedure Session 2017-18 (PDF 262KB)

A4: Assessment and Recommendations of Assessment Boards Session 2017-18 (PDF 167KB)

A5: External Examiners Session 2017-18 (PDF 63KB)

A6: Research Degrees Session 2017-18 (PDF 468KB)

A7: Higher Doctorates Session 2017-18 (PDF 53KB)

A8: Higher Doctorates Session 2017-18 (PDF 73KB)


The Academic Regulations are available in different formats on request from academicaffairs@rgu.ac.uk