Examinations and assessment

Assessment timetables

The August 2024 assessment timetables will be published on 22nd July.

Timetables are subject to change even after publication.

Global College September starts

Assessment information

Ethics Statement
Examples of Approved and Non-Approved Calculators
Exam Adjustments: Assessed by Disability Services

Any adjustments which have been approved by Disability Services for during the assessment diet will be accommodated and put in place.

Students With a VLE Access/IT Services Access Hold due to Debt

Students are required to settle debt 8 days before the date of their first assessment to gain access to Canvas. 

Independent Distance/Online Learners

Assessment for IDL/Online students will be in the format of Final Online Assessment and the duration of the assessment will be published on the Assessment Timetable.

Final Online Assessment 

Canvas online exams (COE)

Further information

Student Guide - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence Content Creation Tool & University Study
Mitigating Circumstances for In-person examinations

If there are foreseeable but unavoidable reasons why you are not able to sit an exam, you may apply for Mitigating Circumstances in advance to avoid academic penalties.

If you intend to submit a mitigating circumstance application for the September Semester, please ensure you meet this deadline so that your application can be considered by the relevant Board of Examiners meetings. 

  • All undergraduate students deadline: Friday 05 January 2024 
  • All postgraduate students deadline: Friday 05 January 2024 

For students enrolled on the Direct Entry Programmes, Fast Track and Foundation Programmes in Malaysia, Dubai or Edinburgh please consult your local School or Campus Academic Support Admin Team for advice.

Mitigating Circumstances Application

We wish you all the best as you prepare for the in-person exams and final online assessment. If you have any further questions, contact your personal tutors or course leaders and check out the Skills Hubs.


MFP - April 2024 Intake

MFP - July & September 2023 Intake

MFP - January 2024 Intake


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