Submitting assignments online

Online submission

How to submit via OneDrive with 'Request Files'

Upload Times (OneDrive)

Please be advised that large files may take a significant amount of time to be uploaded depending on your upload speed.

It is your responsibility to allow for sufficient time when uploading large assignment files.  Please note that uploading from home will likely take significantly longer than uploading from the University campus.

The table below shows a range of estimated upload times based on upload speed and location:

Location

Network Upload Speed

File Sizes

Time to upload (Estimate)

University Network: Windows PC

Super-fast JANET academic network

1 GB

500 MB

240 MB

180 MB

50 MB

3 – 4 minutes

1 – 2 minutes

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

University Network: Apple iMac

Super-fast JANET academic network

1 GB

500 MB

240 MB

180 MB

50 MB

1 – 2 minutes

1 – 2 minutes

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

University Wi-Fi: Your own Laptop

Super-fast JANET academic network

1 GB

500 MB

240 MB

180 MB

50 MB

1 – 2 minutes

1 – 2 minutes

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

Home

1 Mbps

1 GB

500 MB

240 MB

180 MB

50 MB

2 hours and 30 minutes

1 hour and 15 minutes

32 minutes

22 minutes

6 minutes

Home

7 Mbps

1 GB

500 MB

240 MB

180 MB

50 MB

8 – 9 minutes

4 –5 minutes

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute

Less than 1 minute































If you want to test your network speed try http://www.broadband.co.uk/broadband-speed-test/ but please remember it is the upload speed that you are monitoring.

Please note: To maximise your upload speed, please keep all other internet-based services, such as video streaming, downloads and video calls to a minimum.

You can estimate the time it might take to upload files using this upload speed calculator.