Finance & Procurement

Services and teams

Finance & Procurement offers support to staff, students and external bodies with financial matters in a number of service areas.

Budgets, planning and Management Information

The Management Information Section (MIS) helps with planning, budgets, estimates and Agresso reports. 

Cashier's Office

The Cashier's Office is responsible for the processing and banking of university income.

Courses, royalties and consultancies

The Courses, Royalties and Consultancies team deals with external income generating activities. 

Credit Control

The Credit Control team is responsible for recovering debt owed to the University from invoices raised. 

Faculty and department accountants

Our accountants provide financial advice to faculties and departments, helping with queries and setting up accounts. 

Financial accounting and VAT

The Financial accounting and VAT team helps with buildings, equipment & capital grants; sundry & other non-research grants; general funds and subsidiary companies.


Insurance Services deal with all queries related to the number of insurance policies covering the educational, research and trading needs of the University.

Payments Office

The Payments Office helps with paying suppliers, staff expenses and other financial matters.

Payroll Office

The Payroll Office is responsibe for the payment of salaries.

Pensions Office

The Pensions Office is responsible for managing the three pension schemes that the University operates.

Process Change Team

The Process Change Team supports and develops finance processes in Agresso (the University finance system) and Samis.

Purchasing Services

The Purchasing Services team has overall responsibility for procurement within the University.

Student Finance

The Student Finance office supports students and staff with tuition fees, grants, bursaries and financial aspects of registration.


The Finance Office Studentships (FOS) team are responsible for the financial administration of studentship projects and maintenance payments for postgraduate students.