CASE SUMMARIES

Settlement - CS011808

The student was studying for an HND in Hospitality Management. The student did not pass three pieces of assessed coursework, and did not resubmit them by the required deadline.

Settlement - CS011809

The student was studying for an MSc. She was awarded a postgraduate certificate because she had not accumulated sufficient credit to progress to the dissertation module that would allow her to achieve the MSc.

Settlement - CS011810

The student was pursuing a Diploma in Law. She stepped off the course for a year because she was pregnant. She was unable to return to her studies after having the baby because of a change in her finances and difficulties with caring responsibilities.

Case involving possible criminal proceedings - PI021701

Cardiff University

A student at Cardiff University complained to us about the University’s decision to dismiss his appeal against his expulsion on disciplinary grounds.

Competence standards - PI021704

Oxford Brookes University

A student complained to us about the University’s decision on a number of matters including the provision of reasonable adjustments.

Competence standards - PI021705

University of Southampton

A medical student at the University of Southampton submitted a successful academic appeal to the University against her deregistration from the programme.

Competence standards - PI021706

Queen Mary University of London

A medical student at Queen Mary University of London complained to us after the University turned down her appeal against being deregistered from the course.

Competence standards - PI021707

University of Sussex

The Student Support Unit (SSU) at the University of Sussex sought additional reasonable adjustments to a disabled student’s examinations following an injury unrelated to her disability.