The Senate Office manages the External Examiners system for the University.
It is responsible for:
- appointing all External Examiners for taught courses
- the payment of fees for these examiners
- receiving and scrutinising external examiner reports and initiating any necessary follow-up action
- preparing an annual report
Appointment of external examiners for research degrees, and the payment of their fees and expenses are handled by Graduate School Offices.
Any questions about External Examiners should be addressed to Lesley Fielding.