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Period of Registration

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4.1 Period of Registration

1. Taught students must be registered for the full length of their programme of study at UCL.
2. The length of each UCL qualification is defined in Chapter 2, Section 8: Threshold Qualification Requirements. The specific length of each programme of study is defined in the programme regulations.
3.
The UCL Academic Year starts on the first day of September and ends on the last day of August in the following year (see Chapter 2, Section 3.7: Academic and Calendar Years for further details). The specific start and end dates, and term dates, for each programme of study are determined by UCL and defined in the programme regulations.
4.
The permitted modes of attendance for UCL qualifications are defined in Chapter 2, Section 3.9 Modes of Study. The specific modes of study for each programme of study are defined in the programme regulations.
5.
Students must enrol within the first few weeks of the academic year. Deadlines for enrolment and re-enrolment are published annually.
  Further guidance
1.
Most undergraduate programmes of study follow an annual standard pattern of 12, 11 and 7 week terms.
2. The approved mode of attendance for a Masters degree is 12 consecutive months of full-time study or two to five calendar years of part-time/flexible study.
3. If a student wishes to change their mode of attendance, guidance should be sought from Assessment and Student Records.