University Regulations 2022-23



Dean of Postgraduate Teaching:  Professor Cheryl Woolhead

Dean of Postgraduate Research:  Professor Stuart Nicklin

Dean of Internationalisation:  Professor Matthew Walters/Professor Christopher Loughrey

Dean of Learning & Teaching:  Professor Maureen Bain

Dean of Research:  Professor Gerard Graham

Dean of Research Technology: Professor Philippe Schyns

Dean of Corporate Engagement & Innovation:  Dr Carol Clugston

Contents List

Summary of Awards

The University awards the following degrees in the College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences. These degrees may be awarded jointly with other institutions where the Senate has approved an agreement to this effect. Where such an agreement exists, the degree titles of the partner institution may be used for the award of joint degrees with the University of Glasgow.

Undergraduate Degrees

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB)
Bachelor of Nursing (BN)
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Bachelor of Science in Dental Science [BSc (DentSci)]
Bachelor of Science in Medical Science [BSc (MedSci)]
Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Science [BSc (VetSci)]
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVMS)
Master in Science (MSci)

Postgraduate Degrees

Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Research (MRes)
Master of Science (MSc)
Master of Science (Dental Science) [MSc (DentSci)]
Master of Science (Medical Science) [MSc (MedSci)]
Master of Veterinary Medicine (MVM)
Doctor of Clinical Psychology (DClinPsy)
Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)
Doctor of Health Professions Education (DPHE)
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Doctor of Science in Medicine [DSc(Med)]
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Science (DSc)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Doctor of Veterinary Surgery (DVS)

Dates of Semesters*

Semester 1: 19th September 2022 - 16th December 2022
  Christmas Vacation: 19th December 2022 - 6th January 2023
Semester 2: 9th January 2023 - 26th May 2023
  Spring Vacation: 27th March 2023 - 14th April 2023

* Teaching dates will vary for the following programmes and will be published on

Degree of BDS

Degrees of MBChB

Degree of BN

Degree of BVMS