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Intermediate Awards

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:

Undergraduate

Bachelors (Ordinary) Degree, e.g. BA, BBA, BSc, BEng

  • Certificate of Higher Education (Minimum 120 Credits)
  • Diploma of Higher Education (Minimum 240 Credits)

Honours Degree, e.g. BSc (Hons), BEng (Hons), MA (Hons)

  • Certificate of Higher Education (Minimum 120 Credits)
  • Diploma of Higher Education (Minimum 240 Credits)
  • Bachelors/Ordinary award (Minimum 360 Credits)

Undergraduate Masters Degree, e.g. MEng, MPhys, MChem

  • Certificate of Higher Education (Minimum 120 Credits)
  • Diploma of Higher Education (Minimum 240 Credits)
  • Bachelors/Ordinary award (Minimum 360 Credits)
If you have obtained the required credits and would like to receive an intermediate award, please complete the application form and return it, together with a fee of £45, to Academic Registry by the 31 October. Subject to approval of the Senate of the University, your certificate will be awarded on 31 December.

Postgraduate

Postgraduate Taught Degree, e.g. MSc, PGDip, PGCert

  • Postgraduate Certificate in… (Minimum 60 credits, with course passes and an average award performance at the level specified in the Programme Handbook)

(not available on all PG programmes, please check your handbook)

  • Postgraduate Diploma in… (Minimum 120 credits, with modules passes and an average award performance at the level specified in the Programme Handbook)
If you have obtained the required credits and would like to receive an intermediate award, please complete the application form and return it, together with a fee of £45, to Academic Registry by the 15 August. Subject to approval of the Senate of the University, your certificate will be awarded on 31 August.

 

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Intermediate Award Application Form Undergraduate / Postgraduate
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