Cheating, plagiarism, fraudulent or fabricated coursework, and malpractice in University examinations and assessments (taught students)

Cheating and plagiarism, fraud and malpractice are taken very seriously. The procedure described here applies to all taught students and for those with taught elements within their research degrees.

The procedure, managed by the Student Cases team within the Secretariat, includes details of penalties, the role of the committee on applications, the appeals process. The annexes to the procedure are as follows:

Annex 1: The standard declarations of academic integrity 

Annex 2: A (non-exhaustive) list of examples of malpractice in University assessments

Annex 3: A note on the range of penalties for students who have plagiarised in a University assessment or have submitted fraudulent or fabricated coursework