Information is normally sent out to all students sitting public examinations in the Hilary term preceding their examination. The information for 2020/2021 is available from the links below.

Examination Conventions

The Examination Conventions reflect the practice of the examiners during the examination process. The Conventions are updated annually by the Academic Committee, with input from the Board of Examiners, for Materials Science and Prelims.

PDF Examination Conventions 2020-21 MS FHS 

PDF Prelim Examination Conventions 2020-21 MS

Prelims Examinations

PDF Information to Prelim Students 2020-21 MS

Part I Examinations

PDF Information to Part I students 2020-21 MS

PDF Information about Non-examinable Coursework 2020-21

Part II Examinations

PDF Information to Part II students 2020-21 MS


Confirmation of the relevant weightings given to the different assessment components of your course is available from the links below.

PDF Assessment Weightings for MS