Executive and Governance Office

Executive and Governance Office

Welcome to the Executive and Governance Office Website

Within this website you can find information about the Executive and Governance Office, which provides administrative and general support to the University's senior governance and executive committees including Court, Council, Senate, Academic Board, Convocation and Executive Board.

The office also provides support for the Chair of Council and lay (external) members of University Council, as well as providing guidance and advice to staff across the University in relation to the above responsibilities.

From this site you can also access agenda, minutes and documentation for the University's statutory committees as well as other key University strategic and organisational documentation.  Copies of previous meeting minutes are available upon request.

Newcastle University is a member of the Russell Group, which represents 24 leading UK universities committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience and unrivalled links with business and public sector.

Newcastle University is an exempt charity under the terms of the Charities Act 2011. The Office for Students is the regulator for most English higher education institutions under the Higher Education and Research Act 2017.

The legal name and address of the University is:

The University of Newcastle upon Tyne
King's Gate
Newcastle upon Tyne

Since February 2006, the University has adopted the trading title of Newcastle University.

UK Provider Reference Number: 10007799