Non-submission of a thesis or other written exercise

Information relating to the Coronavirus pandemic

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The Examinations and Assessments Framework (EAF) has been updated to reflect changes implemented due to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic.


A candidate in any University Examination may, through his or her college, request the Proctors to accept an application that the candidate will be or has been prevented by illness or other urgent cause from submitting a thesis (or other exercise) at the appointed time and place for any part of a University Examination.

Click to view the Excusal of Non-Appearance at an Examination Form.

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