CASE SUMMARIES

Procedural issues: Prima facie review - PI011511

King’s College London

A student at King’s College London brought a complex complaint after being investigated for suspected manipulation of research data. We found that the panel that had first investigated the allegations had gone beyond its remit.

Plagiarism and Academic Misconduct: Setting penalties - PI091417

University of Liverpool

We received a complaint from a postgraduate student at the University of Liverpool who had taken notes into a resit examination on two occasions, against the University regulations. The Board of Discipline decided to terminate his studies with no further right of resit.