Exams and assessments

Find out about handing in work, sitting an exam and getting results. You can also look into adjustments for your course and what to do if you fail an assessment.

Summer 2020 assessments

There won’t be any exams or other assessments on campus for the rest of the academic year. Instead, you’ll be assessed online. See what we’re doing about coronavirus.

See our Canvas guidance on maximising your online learning.

If you have a learning impairment, check our assistive technology guidance for students.

Resitting an assessment

Check what to do if you’re offered the chance to resit an assessment.

This could be for an exam, essay or other piece of work.


See the Sussex exam and assessment regulations.

Alternatively, view all policies for students.

Studying with a visa

Check what to know during your studies if you have a visa.

You can also see study advice for international students.