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Welcome to Examinations

The Examinations Section of Student Administrative Services is responsible for organising annually well in excess of a thousand different examinations which are sat by over fifteen thousand students across the University.

Please note that some examinations (e.g. Language Centre exams and some postgraduate taught exams) are organised by the relevant teaching department - please contact the department concerned for information about these.

Contacting Examinations

If you have any enquiries about examinations please email or call us on +44 (0)24 7652 3633 (University extension 23633).

March 2020 Seat Numbers

The seat numbers for the March 2020 examination period are now live and can be viewed in your Personalised Exam Timetable. If you have any issues or queries with your timetable, please contact Examinations via email to or phone to +44 (0)24 7652 3633 (Ext. 23633).

March 2020 Examination Timetable

The March 2020 examination timetables are now live and available to download from the March Timetables page.

Examination Dates and Times

To view the dates and times examinations will be taking place for the 2019-20 academic session, please visit the new Examination Dates and Times page. In this area, all the examination periods are listed, along with start times for morning and afternoon exams, and expected publication periods for upcoming Exam Timetables.

Alternative Examination Arrangements

We have recently established our Alternative Exam Arrangements page. In this area, you will be able to find the deadlines for Alternative Exam Arrangements alongside a link to further information, provided by our Wellbeing Support Services team. Please note that for all examinations that take place outside of the main Summer exam period, students with Alternative Exam Arrangements will be required to take their examinations in their academic department, unless otherwise stated. Once the timetable for the Summer period has been published, we will update the website with details of the central locations for the 2019-20 academic year.

Upcoming Events

Deadline for Alternative Exam Arrangements 2020

There are deadlines for requesting Alternative Exam Arrangements that are specific to both the examination period and, in some cases, your academic department. The deadline for April 2020, May 2020 and Summer 2020 examinations is Thursday 5th March 2020. Further information can be found here.

March Examinations 2020

The March 2020 examination timetable for Chemistry (Undergraduate Year 3) and Psychology (PS219-15) is now live and can be downloaded from here. If you have any queries regarding the timetable or the exams taking place in March more generally, please contact the Examinations Office via email to or call us on +44 (0)24 7652 3633 (Ext. 23633).