University Regulations 2022-23



Dean of Graduate Studies:  Vacant

Dean of External Engagement:  Professor Graeme Roy

Dean of Learning & Teaching:  Professor Duncan Ross

Dean of Research:  Professor Melanie Sims

Contents List

Summary of Awards

The University awards the following degrees in the College of Social 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 Accountancy (BAcc)
Bachellor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Community Learning & Development (Social Sciences) [BCLD (Social Sciences)]
Bachelor of Finance (BFin)
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Bachelor of Technology Studies (BTechS)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts (Social Sciences) [MA (Social Sciences)]
Master of Design & Technologyl Education (MDTechEd)
Master of Education (MEduc)

Postgraduate Degrees

International Master (IntM)
Master of Accountancy (MAcc)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Finance (MFin)
Master of Global Business (MGB)
Master of Laws (LLM)
Master of Laws Extended (LLM)
Master of Letters (MLitt)
Master of Medical Law and Ethics (MMLE)
Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
Master of Research (MRes)
Master of Science (MSc)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Laws (LLD)
Doctor of Letters (DLitt)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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 may vary for the following programmes and will be published on the Senate Office website (

Degree of MDTechEd
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)