The following explains what to do if you want to transfer between courses at the University of Greenwich or transfer to or from another higher education provider.

Here, you will find guidance around student transfers (in accordance with the Office for Students Regulatory Framework). This will help you if you wish to:

  • Transfer to the University of Greenwich from another higher education provider
  • Transfer from the University of Greenwich to another higher education provider
  • Transfer from one University of Greenwich course to another.

I want to transfer to Greenwich from another higher education provider

Recognition of Prior Learning allows you to use your existing qualifications and experience towards the entry requirements of a degree or to exempt you from modules that overlap closely with your existing awards.

I want to transfer from Greenwich to another higher education provider

Current students should see our guidance on Withdrawal and Interruption of Studies. This explains how to withdraw from your course and the implications for withdrawal.

If you want a new institution to take into account the progress you have made at the University of Greenwich, you will need to supply your academic results. See Certificates and Transcripts for guidance.

I want to transfer to a different course at the University of Greenwich

Changing course can have implications for your tuition fees, your student support and your visa. See Fees when changing courses for guidance.

The University's Programme Change Form will need to be completed and approved by the Programme Leader of your current course and the Programme Leader of the course you wish to transfer to.