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Types of Support Available

Types of Support Available


Support is provided to students with a wide range of needs, including:

  • Physical and mobility difficulties
  • Visual impairment
  • Hearing impairment
  • Medical conditions
  • Specific learning difficulties e.g. dyslexia
  • Mental health 

Support available varies and will be tailored to meet individual requirements, but may include the following:

  • Recommending reasonable adjustments to a student’s chosen course of study that ensure equitable access to teaching and learning opportunities
  • Liaising with staff, tutors, library services and the exams office to ensure that they are aware of your requirements
  • Assisting with your application for Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA) through the Needs Assessment Centre. DSA is available to students who are UK resident and studying an eligible full time or part time undergraduate or postgraduate course.

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