Procedures for Appeal

 i.  The Appeal procedures must be fair, without compromising the integrity of examination process and grading standard.

ii.  The appeal procedures shall be clearly communicated to all students, as per WMI External Communication Process.

iii.  After receiving the result slip, students who have doubts in the results may submit a written request for a marking review within 7 working days. Upon receiving the request, WMI shall appoint a different marker to review the marking. Any variation shall be reported to the course manager and approved by EB in any case, the result of marking review shall be released no more than 4 weeks after receiving the request for review. A marking review fee is chargeable to student account to cover the additional cost of marking review.

iv.  Each student is entitled for one attempt of re-exam, as per the Assessment Process. However, student may submit written appeal for additional attempt, clearly stating the basis of appeal. The appeal shall be handled on case-by-case basis. Taking recommendation from course manager into consideration, the outcome of the appeal. In any case, the outcome of appeal shall be released no more than 4 weeks after receiving the request.  Re-examination fee is chargeable to student account to cover the additional cost of setting paper and marking. In any case, no student shall be granted approval of such appeal for more than 3 times throughout the course.

 v.  Any extraordinary case and/or significant trends shall be brought up to the top management (MD)’s attention.