Policies and procedures
Policies and procedures govern and regulate the way the University conducts
all aspects of its business.
The University's Ordinances define and direct the overall governance
and management of the University within the general framework of the Charter
and Statutes. They are published at: http://www.bath.ac.uk/ordinances/.
Standing Orders of Council, Senate and Boards of Studies are available
The University Regulations regulate the academic work of the University,
the education and discipline of its students, and such other matters as
lie within the functions of Senate, including admission and assessment.
They can be viewed at: http://www.bath.ac.uk/regulations/.
Separate University Rules apply to University accommodation and to the
conduct of examinations. These are available from: http://www.bath.ac.uk/rules/.
The University's Quality Assurance Code of Practice describes the internal
processes and procedures for assuring the quality and standard of its
academic provision. It is published by the Learning & Teaching Enhancement
Office at: http://www.bath.ac.uk/learningandteaching/cop/.
Other areas of University operation are regulated by policies and procedures
put in place at departmental or inter-departmental level. These include,
for example, recruitment and employment policies published by the Department
of Human Resources from: http://www.bath.ac.uk/hr/working/atoz/,
and equalities and diversity policies published by the Office of the University
Secretary at: http://www.bath.ac.uk/universitysecretary/equalities/policies.
The quickest way to access a particular policy is via the A-Z index at:
or via the search facility on the University's home page.