‌‌Deferral Information for Students

It is recognised that circumstances may arise which will lead to a student wishing to defer some of his/her assessments and/or formal examinations during the academic year. Please be assured that whatever the circumstances are there is a network of support within the University in Student Services, the Colleges and Schools, Registry and the Student’s Union which you should avail of. This guide is to assist you with the process should you need to apply for a deferral of an examination.

Exams Deferral Policy (includes application form)

Exam Deferral Application Form - WordPDF

Any queries on the Deferral process should be directed to your College Office, contact details below.

Deferral of Exam Applications - Contact Details

Students of the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies – contact the College of Arts Office
Students of the College of Science and Engineering – contact the College of Science & Engineering Office
Students of the College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences - contact the College Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences Office
Students of the College of Business, Public Policy & Law - contact the School of Business & Economics Office
B Corp Law/B Civil Law students - contact the School of Law Office
Law Postgrad students - contact the School of Law Office
BA Legal Studies students - contact the College of Arts Office
BA Economics students - contact the College of Arts Office


 



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