"Studying" 14 SubCategories 106 FAQs
What is the Freshers' week schedule for 2017? Do I still pay fees if I interrupt? Do I need ethics clearance? What if my appeal is rejected, what is the next step? Once I submit my appeal, how soon should I expect my result? How do I submit an appeal? Who can I discuss my appeal with? I am unhappy with my tutor/supervision/teaching, can I appeal? My programme requires me to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service check (DBS - formerly CRB), what I do? What is 'Fast Track'?
Academic skills development
Can an Academic Skills adviser help me with my referencing? Can an Academic Skills adviser help me with my presentation? Can an Academic Skills adviser help me with my academic reading? Can an Academic Skills adviser help me with using the Library? Can I get support if I have problems with maths and statistics? Is there anywhere else I can go for one-to-one advice on my studies? Can I get email feedback on my written work? How do I book a room?
How do I get my exam results? I have to retake an exam, can I choose when to do it? How do I appeal against my exam results? I need a list of my modules and marks, how do I request one? I left something in the exam hall, has it been handed in?
Change to Date of Birth
How can I find my student candidate number? Can I access past exam papers for revision? How do I register to sit my referred/deferred exams overseas? Can I bring my mobile phone to use as a watch/calculator? Can I use a dictionary in my exams? How do I get my calculator approved for use in exams? I have lost my UniCard, can I use alternative ID for my exams or do I need to replace it? What is the difference between a referred and deferred assessment? Can I bring valuables to the exam hall? Is it possible to sit near the front/back/door of the exam hall? My Religion does not allow me to sit exams on a certain day, how do I ensure this is taken into consideration?
Exams - specific provisions
How do I apply for mitigation? I have paid the British Council to sit my exams abroad, do I still have to pay the University? I had extra time for my exams last year, do I have to apply again? How do I arrange to get extra time in my exams if I am entitled to specific provision? I already receive specific provision but I feel my condition is getting worse/has changed, do I need to be re-assessed? I have missed the deadline for specific provision in examinations, can this still be granted? I have just been ill/had an accident, can I make special arrangements for my exams? I felt ill during my last exam, how do I report this? I may have to miss my exam due to ill health, how do I let you know? I have an exam today which I cannot attend, what do I have to do? I am running late for my exam, what do I do? I had specific exam provision at school for my A levels, do I need to re-apply? What is the deadline for applying to sit exams abroad? I have missed the deadline for applying to sit my exams abroad, can I still arrange this? I am returning to my home country before the date of the main exam period, can I take my exams in my home country/university? Do I have to pay for my referred exams? I want to book a holiday/other event during the exam period, can I rearrange my exams? Due to ill health/personal circumstances I have not been able to study for my exams, who should I notify?
Postgraduate Research Student examinations
I am not ready to submit my thesis and need an extension to my submission deadline. I need to submit or re-submit my thesis/dissertation for examination. I need to submit the final copy of my thesis/dissertation to the Exeter Research and Institutional Content archive (ERIC). Who do I send my major amendments to for approval and what happens next? Who do I send my minor amendments to for approval and what happens next? What date do I put on the Title Page of my thesis/dissertation? I need to change the title of my degree. I need to submit the final copy of my thesis/dissertation in hard-bound form. When will I have my viva and who will arrange it? Who selects or appoints my examiners and when are they appointed? I need a letter to confirm I have submitted. When can I attend Graduation? When will I receive confirmation of my award?
Registration & changes to your programme of study
How do I register at the University? I have collected my IT username and password, am I registered? I have registered but can't access the Library or see my modules. I want to change programme, what should I do? I want to change my mode of attendance, what should I do? I want to interrupt my studies, what should I do? I am not recognised as having a valid student status. I want to withdraw from the University, what should I do? My address is incorrect. What is the difference between interruption and withdrawal? I want to return from interruption I am a staff member but also a student who needs to register
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Teaching & exam timetable
I get a message that my timetable is not yet available, when will it be available? My personal timetable shows no classes or is incomplete. My personal timetable shows a clash. I have changed modules, but the old module is still shown or the new module is not shown. I wish to change to another class group. When do classes start and finish? I haven't received my exam timetable, how do I get a copy? I can't see my exam timetable on MyTimetable/iExeter, how do I get to it? I think my exam timetable is wrong, what do I do? Where is my exam being held? When will I get my exam timetable? When are my exams? Where do I find the dates of my exam periods? Exporting teaching timetables
Transcripts & certificates
When can I get my graduation documents after my referred/deferred exams? How do I request additional copies of my transcript/certificate? I need to get a copy of my Graduation certificate/transcript urgently, can you do this? Do I have to pay for another copy of my Graduation certificate/transcript? I never received my final transcript, how do I obtain one? I am a University College Plymouth St Mark and St John (Marjon) student, how do I obtain copies of my transcript? I am a Junior Year Abroad (JYA) student, how do I obtain copies of my transcript?