Year 2 student handbook

Welcome week induction, course information, assessment, studying abroad, support and contacts.

Welcome to the year 2 student handbook.

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Please note that year handbooks have been replaced by the new taught students website, which is the handbook for all students. 

If you are a first-year undergraduate student in the School of Informatics please use the link below to access relevant information.

Link to information for new UG1 on the new taught students' website

If you are a continuing undergraduate student (UG2, UG3, UG4 or UG5) please go to the information for continuing students

Link to information for continuing undergraduate students 

If you are an MSc student starting in 2023, please go to the information for Taught MSc students in 2023/24:

Taught MSc Handbook 2023/24

Information common to all UG and MSc students is found in the following section:

Link to information for all students on the new taught students' website

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Welcome to year 2

Year 2 welcome timetable.

Useful information

Useful links for students.

Course information

Information on choosing and registering courses, lecture and examination timetables and past exam papers.


Information on assessment, examinations (including re-sits), and progression to 3rd year.

Studying abroad

Information about the option of studying abroad in 3rd year.

Supporting your studies

InfBase, student reps, SSLC meetings, feedback, facilities and Tier 4 information.

Year 2 contacts

Contact information for 2nd year lecturers and support staff

New students' handbook - Information for new Informatics students