When you complete your programme, you will receive a University certificate at graduation. In addition to your graduation certificate, you can apply for a University certificate when you have obtained sufficient credits as you progress through your programme.
Certificates given before your final award are known as intermediate awards. Certificates for intermediate awards are not issued automatically when you have obtained sufficient credits. If you would like to receive a certificate, you need to apply and pay a fee of £45.
Depending on the programme you are studying, you may be entitled to receive intermediate certificates for the following awards as you progress:
Bachelors (Ordinary) Degree, e.g. BA, BBA, BSc, BEng
Honours Degree, e.g. BSc (Hons), BEng (Hons), MA (Hons)
Undergraduate Masters Degree, e.g. MEng, MPhys, MChem
Postgraduate Taught Degree, e.g. MSc, PGDip, PGCert
(not available on all PG programmes, please check your handbook)