15.1. Appeals will be considered in accordance with the ifs School of Finance Code of Practice (Chapter 13) Academic Appeals and Student Complaints.
15.2. Prior to referral to the Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education under paragraph 13.3.7 of the ifs School of Finance Code of Practice for Academic Appeals and Student Complaints, a student may write to the Registrar and Secretary of UoM in connection with the appeal or complaint if s/he feels that his/her case has not been dealt with appropriately. UoM must receive a letter from the student outlining why s/he does not believe the case to have been dealt with appropriately within 1 calendar month of the date on which the ifs formally notified the student of its decision. The Registrar and Secretary of UoM will check, on the basis of documentary material, that the investigation was conducted properly and fairly, and that the published procedures were followed correctly, but will not reinvestigate the appeal or complaint afresh.