External Examiners

External Examiners

Information on the University’s External Examining system for maintaining nationally comparable academic standards.

Introduction to University

On appointment as an External Examiner you will have received an appointment email containing key contacts and information. 

For details regarding the University including information on the academic colleges and departments, please view our organisational structure. The University’s academic calendar details the exam and re-sit periods for all UG taught provision. Programme-specific information and key dates can be obtained from your programme contact.

Processes and Regulations

Key academic regulations of the University that may be applicable to External Examiners including Credit frameworkUndergraduate assessment, Postgraduate assessment and Internal moderation.



Annual reports and fee claims

Blackboard and accessing student work


Materials from the October 2022 Induction Event

Sector and University Overview

View External Examiners Induction Event October 2022 video transcript