Academic Manual

Overarching Principles


Section 11: Boards of Examiners

In this section:


11.1 Overarching Principles

Principle 36: 

Every UCL taught programme must have a Board of Examiners with a Chair, Deputy Chair and at least one Internal Examiner and one External Examiner for each of the main subject areas covered. 

Principle 37: 

The Programme Board of Examiners is responsible for determining a student’s progression through the programme and for making recommendations for the award of degrees to the Education Committee of UCL.

Principle 38: 

Every Faculty must have a Faculty Board of Examiners which is responsible for the oversight of assessment in the Faculty and to which Programme Boards of Examiners report.