Regulations and specifications

At the University of Leicester we pride ourselves on providing a high quality student experience. Central to this is the Leicester learning and teaching experience, which we believe to be unique. Students and staff of the University are members of a single community, working in partnership within available resources to provide a research and learning environment in which all members are given the opportunity to realise their full potential.

To support your studies at Leicester there are a series of specifications and regulations available.

Module specifications

Module specifications include information about how study is organised, such as the number of teaching hours and the format they will take; lectures, seminars or fieldwork for example.


You can search for the regulations applicable to your course on the Student and Academic Services website.

Student and Academic Services are responsible for all aspects of administration relating to students and their courses. Its functions include registration and graduation, regulations and related codes of practice, administering various scholarships and transcript information.