External Examiners

External Examiners play a crucial role in assuring standards and the University is committed to supporting them to do this in accordance with QAA’s Quality Code External Expertise.

The University’s Code of Practice for External Examiners will provide you with information you need relating to:

Appointment of External Examiners 

Appointment Criteria

The Role of the External Examiner

Information and Support

External Examiners’ Reports

Paying Fees and Expenses

Guidelines for Reciprocal Arrangements for External Examining

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Code of Practice: External Examiners

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