CASE SUMMARIES

Late evidence - PI011614

London Business School

A student at London Business School complained to us after her appeal against being withdrawn from her programme was rejected.

Responsibility on students - PI011615

Regent's University London

An overseas student at Regent’s University London was taken ill before his exams. He returned to his home country, where he was diagnosed and treated for an acute illness. During his absence he missed an examination and did not submit an extenuating circumstances claim. The Assessment Board decided that he would be required to retake the assessment for a capped mark.

Fitness to Practise: Delays in process - PI091501

University of East Anglia

A student complained to us after he was withdrawn from a degree leading to a professional qualification for professional misconduct.

Fitness to Practise: Delays in process - PI091502

University of Northampton

A student at the University of Northampton complained after the University decided she was unfit to practise following disclosure of criminal charges against her.

Fitness to Practise: Competence standards - PI091503

De Montfort University

A student nurse at De Montfort University complained to us after the University turned down her grounds for appeal against being withdrawn from her course.

Fitness to Practise: Transparency - PI091504

Leeds Beckett University

A student at Leeds Beckett University complained after his appeal against withdrawal from his course was turned down.

Fitness to Practise: Disclosure - PI091505

Plymouth University

A student at Plymouth University complained about the process followed and decision taken by the University to withdraw her from a nursing course.

Fitness to Practise: Importance of clear procedures - PI091507

London South Bank University

A student at London South Bank University complained about the University’s decision not to uphold his appeal against his withdrawal from the course on fitness to practise grounds.

Fitness to Practise: Procedural irregularity - PI091508

Cardiff University

A student at Cardiff University complained about the University’s decision to reject her appeal against a finding that she was unfit to practise and was required to withdraw from the University.