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Ord. 13 Degrees and Diplomas

***Last amended following approval by the University Council at the meeting on 12 July 2017.***

Ordinance on Degrees and Diplomas

The University may confer the following degrees, diplomas and certificates:

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc)

Bachelor of Education (BEd)

Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)

Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

Bachelor of Philosophy in Education (BPhil (Ed))

Bachelor of Science (BSc)

Bachelor of Medical Science (BMedSci)

Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB)

Diploma in Engineering (DiplEng)

Master of Advanced Study (M.A.St.)

Master of Arts (MA)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Biological Sciences (MBio)

Master of Chemistry (MChem)

Master of Education (MEd)

Master of Engineering (MEng)

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)

Master of History (MHist)

Master of Languages (MLang)

Master of Laws (LLM)

Master of Mathematics (MMath)

Master of Mathematics and Statistics (MMath Stat)

Master of Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics (MMORSE)

Master of Medical Education (MMedEd)

Master of Medical Science (MMedSci)

Master of Philosophy (MPhil)

Master of Physics (MPhys)

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Master of Public Health (MPH)

Master of Research (MRes)

Master of Science (MSc)

Master of Science (MS)

Master in Teaching and Learning (MTL)

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Doctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsych)

Doctor of Education (EdD)

Doctor of Engineering (EngD)

Doctor of Laws (LLD)

Doctor of Letters (DLitt)

Doctor of Medicine (MD)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

European Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Doctor of Science (DSc)


Post-Experience Diploma (PExDip)

Advanced Diploma

Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)

Graduate Diploma

Diploma of Higher Education (DipHE)


Post-Experience Certificate (PExCert)

Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert)

Certificate of Higher Education (CertHE)

Foundation Degree in Arts (FdA)

Postgraduate Award (PGA)