Examination Committee

The Examination Committee has been legally appointed to organise and coordinate examinations.

The Examination Committee has been legally appointed to organise and coordinate examinations (WHW art. 7.12). Important powers of the Examination Committee have been described in the Rules & Regulations.

Activities of the Examination Committee

Summer recess!

The Examination Committee’s summer recess is from 22 July to 15 August 2016. Requests that have been submitted prior to 15 July 2016 will be dealt with before the recess, if possible. Please take into account that the Committee's normally adheres to a response time frame of 6 weeks.

The Examination Committee deals with individual requests to deviate from the official Course & Examination Regulations (CER) such as requests for exemptions or following courses in a different order as stipulated. Students can also turn to the Examination Committee in case of delay due to personal, medical, or family circumstances. Students can lodge an appeal with the Examination Appeals Board against the decisions taken by examinators and the decisions taken by the Examination Committee as explained in the above-mentioned cases.

Requests made to the Examination Committee

Requests made to the Examination Committee (such as requests for exemptions) have to be in written form addressed to the secretary of the committee, being F.F. Mansvelt Beck LL.M. (Institute for Political Science, P.O. Box 9555, 2300 RB Leiden). The study advisers can advise students on this. Correspondence for the committee, but sent to individual members of the committee or other staff members of the Institute of Political Science will not be taken into consideration.

Examination Committee BSc in Political Science

Examination Committee MSc in Political Science

Examination Committee Research Master in Political Science and Public Administration

Course and Examination Regulations 2015-2016

Course and Examination Regulations 2014-2015

Course and Examination Regulations 2013-2014

Last Modified: 20-06-2016