Resources for external examiners

External examiners are individuals drawn from academia and also industry, business and the professions, appointed to provide institutions with impartial and independent advice alongside informative comment on the institution’s standards and on student achievement in relation to those standards.

If you are a member of staff at UWE Bristol and are interested in becoming an external examiner please see our FAQs for more information about the role.


Resources for external examiners are available through the links given below:

External examiner Induction Day information

Please watch our short video with a demonstration of the updated External Examiner Facility in Blackboard (UWE Bristol login required) and video guide on Pebblepad, in particular accessing and viewing sample packages and files.

Other external examiner induction day resources:


For queries regarding assessment information, please refer to the student records and assessment information.

Any queries concerning the external examiner role and responsibilities, please email

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