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Governance and Management

Governance and Management

Our governance structure comprises Council, which is the University’s formal governing body, and Senate, our principal academic committee. Executive management of the University is the responsibility of the Vice-Chancellor, supported by their University Executive Team.

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Council is responsible for the educational character and mission of the University, financial probity, employment policy for all staff and corporate policies, rules and procedures to assure effective governance.

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Senate is the University's senior deliberative committee and advises the Vice-Chancellor on the University's academic activities.

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University Executive Team

The day-to-day running of the University is the responsibility of the Vice-Chancellor and the University Executive Team.

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Policies and Strategies

  • University policies
  • Our strategies
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Reports and Public Information

  • Financial statements
  • Modern Slavery Statement
  • Remuneration Committee report
  • Student Protection Plan
  • And many more