Student Handbook & Policies - Northern School of Contemporary Dance

Student Handbook & Policies

Student-related Policies and Procedures

Undergraduate and Postgraduate students at Northern School of Contemporary Dance are also registered students of the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama (CDD). Programmes of study are validated by the University of Kent. For more information on these institutions, please visit:

Conservatoire for Dance and Drama 

University of Kent 

There are a number of Student-related policies that are shared across the schools of CDD which can be accessed here:

In this section you will find the following policies relating to students:

Admissions Related Documents:

Student-related Policies:

  • Access and Participation Plan
  • CDD Mental Health Charter
  • Conservatoire Code of Behaviour
  • Criminal Records Policy
  • Data Processing Statement
  • Emergency Powers of Exclusion and Suspension
  • Inclusivity Policies and Protocols
  • Non-Academic Misconduct Policy
  • Prevent
  • Refunds and Compensation Policy
  • CDD Guidance note on requests for refunds and compensation
  • Sexual Misconduct, Harassment and Related Behaviours
  • Student Complaints Procedure
  • Student Protection Plan
  • Student Transfer Arrangements Statement
  • Support Through Studies

Below are the key NSCD documents, Policies and Procedures that students should be aware of before and during their studies at NSCD.  If you require any further information about these policies, please contact

Enrolled Students can access the documents listed above and the Terms and Conditions relating to their year of entry via Moodle.

Covid-19 Student Documents: