Mitigating Circumstances

The University’s Assessment Policy describes how mitigating circumstances should be considered. Guidance notes for students and staff, along with the University’s application form for consideration of mitigating circumstances are provided through the link below. Students are advised to read the guidance notes on mitigating circumstances before completing and submitting an application form for consideration of mitigating circumstances to their School. 

Please find the mitigating circumstances deadlines dates for your School/Discipline in the table below:

School Discipline/Degree Programme Deadline Comments
School of Art and Design UG Programmes Friday, 20 April 2018
School of Dentistry All programmes Friday, 20 April 2018
School of Education & Social Work Msc Community Learning and Development Friday, 1 June 2018 No set deadline, but for purpose of graduating students 1st June.
BA Childhood Practice Friday, 1 June 2018
BA Professional Development Friday, 1 June 2018
TQFE Friday, 1 June 2018
PGDE Friday, 1 June 2018
MSc Social Work Friday, 1 June 2018
BA Community Learning and Development Friday, 1 June 2018
BA Social Work Friday, 1 June 2018
MA Education Friday, 1 June 2018
MA Education (Athens) Friday, 1 June 2018
School of Humanities All programmes Friday, 4 May 2018
School of Life Sciences All programmes Friday, 18 May 2018
School of Medicine UG Programme Tuesday, 1 May 2018
School of Nursing & Health Sciences Pre Registration N/A No set deadline, applications taken at anytime, students are notified of meeting dates
Post Qualifying N/A
Pre Registration N/A
Pre Registration N/A
School of Science & Engineering MSc Data Science Wednesday, 7 March 2018 These are cut-off deadlines and  forms can be submitted at any point
MSc Applied Computing Monday, 23 April 2018
MSc Civil Engineering Monday, 21 May 2018
All UG programmes &
Postgraduate courses not listed above
12 NOON
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
School of Social Sciences Diploma Professional Legal Practice Monday, 7 May 2018
UDSB (Business School) Tuesday, 15 May 2018
CEPMLP Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Law LLM Monday, 21 May 2018
Architecture Friday, 25 May 2018
Environmental Science Friday, 25 May 2018
Geography Friday, 25 May 2018
Politics Friday, 25 May 2018
Psychology Friday, 25 May 2018
Economics L1 & L2 Friday, 25 May 2018
Accountancy & Finance Friday, 25 May 2018
Economics L3 & L4 Friday, 25 May 2018
Law Friday, 25 May 2018
Town Regional Planning Friday, 25 May 2018
If you have any queries, please contact your School Office.

For more guidance and to download the application form please visit:
https://www.dundee.ac.uk/qf/quality-and-academic-standards/assessment/mitigating-circumstances/

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