University calendar

The Calendar contains details of the University's governance and rules and regulations including the Charter, Statutes and Ordinances.

Staff and students must abide by the regulatory framework, and it is their responsibility to ensure familiarity.

Note: The information contained in this Calendar and its supplements, particularly that relating to course regulations and syllabuses and the admission of students to courses, is subject to a continuous process of review. The University therefore reserves the right to make alterations to the information contained in this Calendar without notice.

University Calendar

The University's other main rules and regulations can be accessed via the link below, as well as information about the academic regulatory framework for learning, teaching and assessment:


The University received its Grant of Arms in June 1967. The official description of the shield is: Per fess enarched Vert and barr‑wavy Azure and Argent a bow‑arched bridge of seven arches in fess Argent ensigned with a tower of the last, masoned sable, window Gules, between three open books two and one proper, fore‑edges and binding Or.