Policies and procedures
The Academic Appeals Procedures describe the ways in which students may make representation about decisions made by Boards of Examiners on their academic performance and progress.
Academic Irregularities Code of Practice effective from the start of 2011/12 academic year.
The Academic Irregularities Code of Practice outlines and explains forms of academic irregularities as understood within the University, principally plagiarism, collusion and cheating. It provides details of the procedures that will be followed where academic misconduct by students is suspected.
All students of the University, including students on franchised courses, on courses of study at undergraduate and taught postgraduate levels, are covered by the Code.
If you are concerned about an aspect of your learning experience, you can use the Complaints Procedure for Students to bring your concerns to the attention of relevant staff. The Procedure enables investigation of the concerns with the aim of satisfactory resolution, and is available to students who are enrolled on University courses.
These guidelines cover the use of University computer facilities and services for students and staff of Nottingham Trent University.
Our Student Enrolment Conditions are the standard terms for undergraduate, postgraduate and all other students enrolling with Nottingham Trent University. Together with the other documents to which they refer, these conditions form the contract between the University and the student, with regard to the programme of study or programme of research undertaken at the University.
These guidelines cover examination procedures for students at Nottingham Trent University.
Nottingham Trent University aspires to develop a community of learning for both staff and students in which human relationships are valued and respected, equality of opportunity is actively pursued, and the personal and intellectual development of all members of the community is fostered and supported.
This document sets out the formal policy of Nottingham Trent University in relation to the ownership and management of Intellectual Property generated by students of the University.
This Procedure has been established to provide a procedural framework for investigating and dealing with allegations of misconduct in research concerning research conducted under the auspices of the University.
The Student Code of Behaviour incorporates the Discipline Regulations for students. A high standard of behaviour and respect towards other students, University staff and members of the public is expected of all students whether on campus or not. The Code of Behaviour is intended to make students clearly aware of their behavioural responsibilities while studying in academic areas, living in University accommodation and participating in any University activity. In addition, it may in certain circumstances be invoked while students are away from the University campus.
This document sets out the formal policy of Nottingham Trent University in relation to the Code of Conduct on Freedom of Speech.
In addition to the policies above, there are further specific regulations, policies and guidance which relate to postgraduate research degrees and these can be found on the Graduate School website.
Nottingham Trent University is committed to providing a supportive environment for its students and recognises that the wellbeing of students is critical to their learning, academic achievement and wider student experience. This Policy and Procedure will apply in situations where a student's health, wellbeing and / or behaviour are having a detrimental impact on their ability to progress academically and function effectively at the University.