Welcome to the staff information page on Academic Appeals at Edinburgh Napier.
For full details on the Academic Appeals Regulations and associated procedures, please consult the documents linked below:
Academic Appeals - Regulations
Academic Appeals – Definition and Procedural Information for Staff
Directing students for advice
IMPORTANT: If you are advising a student with regard to an appeal of the Programme Assessment Board’s decision for the summer assessment period or trimester 3 of 2019/20, please read the information foundhere.
Information for students including definitions, deadlines, information, sources of support, FAQs and how to submit an appeal can be found in the Appeals section of myNapier.
The following documents may be useful when directing students to reference sources on relevant procedures:
Academic Appeals – Frequently Asked Questions
Advice and Guidance for Students on Fit to Sit, Extenuating Circumstances and Academic Appeals
Important dates and deadlines associated with Academic Appeals
Please note, all dates may be subject to change.
|12 Week Rule*
*School of Health & Social Care students only. Please ask students to email all submissions to email@example.com.
Please note the above dates refer to programmes taught at our Edinburgh campuses. For students studying a programme taught at one of our overseas partners’ campuses, an online or distance learning programme alternative dates may apply. Students falling into one of these categories, should be advised to check with the Appeals, Complaints and Conduct Manager, their programme administrator, programme leader or personal development tutor for clarification on the dates applicable to them.
Please also note that AP1 forms received after the published deadline will not be accepted and will be deemed invalid.
Questions with regard to Academic Appeals?
Please refer to the regulations and process documents linked at the top of this page or contact the Appeals, Complaints and Conduct Manager directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 0131 455 2396.
Page last updated 15 January 2020