Introduction to Chapter Five


Introduction to Chapter Five

Chapter 5 is UCL’s regulatory framework for the assessment and examination of Postgraduate Research students at UCL. The chapter defines UCL's threshold academic standards. Students should also refer to their programme handbooks and departmental/divisional literature for more detailed information about their specific programme and guidance on the regulations applicable to their studies.


In this chapter:

1 Research Degree Assessment
2 Professional Doctorate Assessment

Chapter 5 includes the main regulations for all UCL students, except where the following approved derogations and variations supersede:

Research Masters
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