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Progression – full-time attendance

Undergraduate

Any semesters during which are you are on leave of absence, or that are V-coded, are not included in the semester counts below.

Arts, Divinity and Science

As defined in UG Senate Regulation I F 44, you must achieve certain minimum progress in order to avoid your studies being placed on probation:

  • you must pass at least 20 credits in every semester;
  • you must have passed at least 80 credits after two semesters of study;
  • you must have passed at least 160 credits after four semesters of study;
  • you must have passed at least 240 credits after six semesters of study.

You must also complete your degree within the maximum time allowed:

  • eight semesters of study for a General degree
  • ten semesters of study for a BSc, MA or MTheol Honours degree
    • with exactly four semesters for the Honours part of the programme
  • twelve semesters of study for an Integrated Masters degree
    • with exactly six semesters for the Honours part of the programme

Medicine

As defined in UG Senate Regulation V C 5, you must achieve certain minimum progress in order to avoid your studies being placed on probation:

  • you must pass some credits in every academic year;
  • you must have passed at least 60 credits at 2000-level after two semesters of study;
  • you must have passed at least 120 credits at 2000-level after three semesters of study;
  • you must have passed at least 120 credits at 3000-level after five semesters of study.

You must also complete your degree within seven semesters.

Postgraduate

As defined in PG Senate Regulation B VI 6, you must achieve certain minimum progress in order to avoid termination of studies:

  • you must pass at least 40 credits in every semester.

You must also complete your qualification within the maximum time allowed:

Any semesters during which are you are on leave of absence, or that are V-coded, are not included in the semester counts above.

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Registry - Undergraduate

Walter Bower House
Eden Campus, Main Street
Guardbridge

St Andrews
Fife
KY16 0US
Scotland, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1334 46 4089/4219


Dr Stephen Tyre, Associate Dean Students (Arts and Divinity)

Email: assocdeanarts-students@st-andrews.ac.uk

Prof Graham Kirby, Associate Dean Students (Science)

Email: assocdeansci-students@st-andrews.ac.uk

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