Governance and Management

University statutory bodies

The statutory bodies of the University are:

  • Council  - the governing body
  • Senate -  the academic decision making body
  • Court  - an advisory body
  • Convocation - represents the Alumni of the University
  • Academic Board  - represents academic and professional staff

Executive Board

The University is led and managed by the Vice-Chancellor and Executive Board

Principal Officers

The principal officers assist with the governance or management of the University. 

The Visitor to the University is the Queen. The remaining principal officers comprise both members of the University staff and non-University officers appointed by the University's statutory bodies.

Charity Status and Requirements

Information about the University's charity status and requirements.