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Regulations For Taught and Research Programmes

Academic Regulations

The application of the Academic Regulations is underpinned by University policies and procedures, to which reference is made at appropriate points within the Academic Regulations.

Academic Regulations for Taught Programmes 2019/20

Academic Regulations for Taught Programmes 2018/19

Academic Regulations for Research Programmes 2018/19

Code of Practice for Postgraduate Research Programmes 2018/19

Code of Practice for Postgraduate Research Programmes 2019/20

Detailed summary of the changes for the taught regulations 2019/20

Detailed summary of the changes for the taught regulations 2018/19

Detailed summary of the changes for the PGR regulations 2018/19

For ease of reference, a brief summary is noted below:

Previous versions of the Academic Regulations for Taught Programmes are available below:

Academic Regulations for Taught Programmes for 2017/18

Academic Regulations for Taught Programmes for 2016/17

Academic Regulations for Taught Programmes for 2015/16

Previous versions of the Academic Regulations for Research Programmes are available below:

Academic Regulations for Research Programmes 2017/18

Academic Regulations for Research Programmes 2016/17

The University’s Postgraduate Research website http://pg.salford.ac.uk/ provides access to the University’s comprehensive range of support services and development opportunities as well as guidance and forms to support the Postgraduate Research journey.

Academic Regulations Sub-Committee

The Academic Regulations Sub-Committee was established from September 2015 to consider and consult on proposals for changes to the Academic Regulations for Taught and Postgraduate Research Programmes, having regard to the maintenance of standards and the fulfilment of national sectors norms and professional expectations.  

The Sub-Committee makes recommendations to both the Academic Standards and Quality Assurance Committee and the Research and Enterprise Committee on the approval of new regulations and outcomes of reviews of the Academic Regulations for Taught and Postgraduate research programmes respectively.                                

Membership and Terms of Reference of the Academic Regulations Sub-Committee can be found here.              

Minutes of previous meetings are available on request from Alison Jones, Deputy Director, Quality and Enhancement Office: a.m.jones@salford.ac.uk