Exams and assessments Find out about academic assessments at UCL including information on exams and guidance on assessments for postgraduate research students undertaking vivas and writing theses. Exams Find out when and where exams are held, and what to do if you need extra support to sit them. Research assessments Guidance about assessments for research students including information on thesis binding. Certificates and results Transcripts are available after exam results have been collated, find out how to get yours. Plagiarism Plagiarism can have severe penalties, make sure you know when you're plagiarising and how to avoid doing it. Defer your exam or assessment If you are experiencing severe difficulties, such as ill health, you may need to think about extending the deadline. Assessment and feedback guide Find out more about why and how you're assessed and the role that feedback plays in your academic development. Make a complaint Find out more about the regulations and processes you'll need to follow to make a complaint.