External examiners for taught programmes

Policy and procedures

BSc, MSci, BEng, MEng, MBBS degrees (examination regulations) [pdf]
Master’s Level Degrees  (examination regulations) [pdf]
Guidelines for Appointing External Examiners for Taught Programmes[pdf]
Key information for external examiners [pdf]
Information which Departments Should Provide to External Examiners [pdf]
Procedure for raising serious concerns [pdf]


All forms relating to external examining can be found on our "External Examiners" webpages, including:

  • External Examiner Nomination Form
  • External Examiner Annual Report Template
  • External Examiner Serious Concerns Form

External examiners for research degrees