Coronavirus Exams

Exam information for students 

Please note: this message is for our Scotland-based students only.​

The following is an update on important changes to assessments and examinations that affect all students on taught programmes (undergraduate and postgraduate). 

In recognition of the exceptional circumstances facing all students, we have agreed to make the following changes. Please read these notes carefully and if you have any questions then contact your Programme Leader directly.​

1.0 For all SCQF level 7 and 8 modules which DO NOT have restrictions set by external Professional, Regulatory and Statutory Bodies (PSRBs) - i.e. programmes that are not professionally accredited
1.1 For SCQF level 7 and 8 modules where external restrictions have been set by Professional, Regulatory and Statutory Bodies (PSRBs) ie professionally accredited programmes
1.2 Examination Arrangements for the majority of SCQF level 9, 10 and 11 modules
Examination instructions 

You will be sent details of how to access the examinations in good time, along with instructions on how to complete these and return them digitally. If you do not have access to computers at the time of your exam you must contact us immediately so that we can do what we can to support you. Email​​

Please be assured that we have contingencies in place so that you will not be disadvantaged in your degree outcome as a result of these events

We have well-developed contingencies and regulations to ensure that your degree results will not be disadvantaged by these exceptional circumstances. All trimester 2 module results will be carefully scrutinised by external examiners and by our normal Programme Assessment Board processes to ensure that this is the case.