Exam Periods

The majority of examinations that take place in the Exhibition and Conference Centre and main Frenchay Campus are scheduled centrally by Central Examinations.

The University assessment periods and the publication dates of centrally scheduled examinations for Academic Year 2017/2018 are shown below:

Assessment PeriodPublication Date
Period 1 - 8th - 19th January 2018December 2017
Period 2 - 30th April - 25th May 2018March 2018
Period 3 - 16th - 27th July 2018July 2018
Period 4 - 6th - 17th August 2018 (selected modules only)July 2018


Students are expected to be available to attend examinations between these dates.

Examination dates will not be amended on the basis of individual students travel plans, family weddings or any such arrangements.

The majority of examinations should be held during the weeks shown above, however some examinations are held outside of these main periods.  For further information on this please contact your Module Leader.