Information for External Examiners
The following guidance and links to University Regulations and advice is put together to assist External Examiners carrying out their role at the University of Manchester.
If External Examiners have any queries about their role, they should contact either the central External Examiners email address (External.Examiners@manchester.ac.uk or their contact in the School in which they are based.
Interim changes to operational processes during the Coronavirus outbreak (April 2020)
Details of minor interim changes to our operational processes for External Examiners whilst the University is operating mainly remotely.
Guidance on External Examiner Procedures at the University of Manchester
Details of the roles and responsibilities, and practical arrangements for External Examiners.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for External Examiners
Including setting up access to IT systems, arranging visits to UoM, and how to go about claiming fees and expenses.
The University's Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Degree Regulations.
Including policies/guidance on marking, moderation and Examination Boards.
Annual report forms
Forms should be returned no later than four weeks after the final Award Examination Board has taken place.
Details of how to claim expenses incurred as part of the External Examiner role.