Last updated 14th September 2023
The following regulations apply to current students who register onto the academic regulations in academic year 2023/24. The regulations for
2022/23 will still apply for some students and can be found on the left hand banner.
Please note that all regulations are subject to review as part of the commencement of a new academic year.
Our retention schedule determines that Academic Regulations are kept for ten years. Please email
Quality & Standards if you need assistance in finding older versions of the Academic Regulations.
The self-enrolment Moodle course
Understanding & Applying The University Academic Regulations is available to support staff in understanding and applying Sections A-C of the academic regulations.
Emergency Regulations Policy (Myanmar) to provide guidance on the application of the academic regulations following disruption resultant from the political unrest in Myanmar [updated 1 August 2023]
Section A: General Regulations 2023/24
Section E: Regulations for Pre-Registration Programmes of Study within the School of Health & Social Care 2023/24
Approved Exemptions to University Academic Regulations 2023/24
Amendments to Academic Regulations 2023/24
Guidance for the Development of Extended Masters-level Provision
The University's Complaints Handling Procedure is composed of four documents, accompanied by a procedural guidance document and by a document outlining unacceptable actions. For an overview of the process, particularly where there are time constraints, it is recommended that the Procedure Guidance document is consulted in the first instance.
Complaints Handling Procedure - PART 2 When to Use
Complaints Handling Procedure - PART 3 Process
Complaints Handling Procedure - PART 4 Governance
Complaints Handling Procedure - Guidance
Complaints Handling Procedure - Unacceptable Actions Policy
Regulations for Academic Appeals 2023/24
Extenuating Circumstances, Extensions and Deferrals Regulations 2023/24
Coursework Extension Request Form (RE1) 2023-24
Deferral of Assessment and Retrospective Extenuating Circumstances Form (DE1) 2023-24
Fitness to Practise Regulations 2023/24
Graduate Academic Integrity Regulations 2023/24
Student Conduct Regulations 2023/24Academic Integrity Regulations 2023/24
Dual Career Athlete and Coach Policy 2023/24
The School Support Service's intranet page on Student Decision and Status Related Codes details the decision codes used in assessment board processing, along with associated flow charts.
Edinburgh Napier University is a registered Scottish charity.
Registration number SC018373