Guidance on obtaining information

Our policies and procedures

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Information in this class is primarily published under the relevant links from or from the webpage for the School, Service or Body responsible for delivering the service and responsibilities.

Policies and procedures for conducting university business

Codes of practice, memoranda of understanding, procedural rules, standing orders etc: or from the website for the relevant School or Service Requests for Information: see above

Procedures and policies relating to academic services

Honorary Degrees: Honorary Degrees are are awarded by the Court of the University and a list of honorary graduates can be found on our website:

Student education:

Taught Student Guide:

Changing Programmes - see the Taught Student Guide: /qmeu/tsg

Student Assessment: Regulations concerning assessment are set out in the University Ordinances ( and further info can be found at and

Appeal Procedure:

Allegations of cheating, plagiarism and the submission fraudulent or fabricated coursework:

Procedures and policies relating to student services

Relevant policies and procedures as they apply, for example, to student admission and registration, accommodation, management of the student records system, the assessment of external qualifications, internal student complaints and appeals, and code of student discipline.

Taught Student Guide

Procedures and policies relating to recruitment

Code of Conduct for members of governing bodies and

Equality and diversity


Other Information:

Health and Safety:

Estate management

Estates Strategy:

Estates Services:

Environmental Management:

Complaints policy

Students Complaints:

Staff Grievances: and

Records management and personal data policies

Information Security:

Data protection, Data Sharing, Record Retention and Archiving:

Research policy and strategy

Information in this category which is not published on the University website can be requested in writing (see Make an FOI request..... left) and the University will provide any information requested which is not subject to an exemption from disclosure under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act.

Charging regimes and policies:

See the website for the relevant service and, for charges for the provision of information under the publication scheme, the introductory information at the beginning of this guide.