After personally handing in my doctors letter to the admin team the application was accepted the very next day for the NEC.
Dear Haroon Ghazni
Your request for Notification of Exceptional Circumstances (NEC) has now been reviewed and upheld. Your reference number is xxxxx.
You have been granted an extension of one week on ART30001 with a new submission deadline of 13th May and an extension until 25th May on ART30002 Module. Both submissions due at noon.
Art and Design
My deadlines have now shifted to the 13th and 25th of May which will alter my project timeline and my management of my time.