The UvA Students' Charter describes the rights and obligations of both students and the university. It consists of a general part applying to all students at the UvA and a part for specific disciplines.
Teaching and Examination Regulations
The Teaching and Examination Regulations (TER) lay down all the rules and guidelines regarding:
- content and structure of the degree programmes;
- assessment and examination;
- transitional provisions.
The Examinations Regulations govern topics including:
Examinations Regulations 2021-2022 (pdf) Archive: Examination Regulations 2020-2021 (pdf) Archive: Examinations Regulations 2019-2020 (pdf) Archive: Examinations Regulations 2018-2019 (pdf) Archive: Examinations Regulations 2017-2018 (pdf) Archive: Examinations Regulations 2016-2017 (pdf) Archive: Examinations Regulations 2015-2016 (pdf) Archive: Examinations Regulations 2014-2015 (pdf)
- Duties and procedures of the Examinations Board;
- Rules of conduct during exams;
- Requests for exemptions;
- Criteria for awarding the classification cum laude ('with distinction');
- Assessment of exams.
Fraud and Plagiarism
The regulations governing Fraud and Plagiarism for Amsterdam Law School students can be found in the Examinations Regulations.
Changes are made to the curricula of law schools almost every year. There are transitional arrangements for students who started a programme before a change took place and who may have problems with their study programme as a result. You can find the transitional arrangements in the UvA Course Catalogue.
These regulations govern the organisation and management of the Amsterdam Law School.
UvA Rules and regulations
In this section you will find an overview of all the UvA rules and regulations concerning teaching, research and operational management.