External Examiners

NCAD appoints External Examiners with international expertise in their field, as moderators of the assessment process, to review suites of modules related to subject areas either within or across Schools. Within each programme, the External Examiner reviews the academic standards, curriculum development, assessment and grading strategies and practices of the programme.

To write your end-of-year report, please use the following template:

To claim for your fee and expenses, please use one of the following forms:

For clarification of fees, expenses and tax, click here.

To claim for using your own car, click here for travel rates.

Please read through the following guidelines:

You may want to refer to UCD's Academic Regulations, to which NCAD is subject:

For Programme Directors, responding to the External Examiner's report:

For reporting on a PhD degree:

If you have any questions, please contact your Programme Contact, or Kilian O'Callaghan, co-ordinator for External Examiners: ocallaghank@staff.ncad.ie.