CASE SUMMARIES

Settlement - CS011806

A postgraduate student complained to the provider that there were significant procedural failings in the assessment of her thesis and in the management of her viva.

Settlement - CS011807

The student was studying for a BSc. She complained that her fee status had been incorrectly calculated and she had been overcharged by £5,635.

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.