The University of Manchester is responsible for the standards of the awards it makes in collaboration with partner institutions whose programmes it validates and for the quality of the student learning experience that the partner institution provides. Partner institutions must have their own policies and procedures for academic appeals, complaints and matters of misconduct. These policies and procedures must be included in the programme or general handbooks given to students, and be accessible as necessary from other sources e.g. the partner institution website.
The following schedule (Partner Institution Procedures) outlines how appeals, complaints and disciplinary procedures should link between the University and the partner institution: