University of Bath

Office of the University Secretary

The department includes the University Secretary the Equality and Diversity team, Legal Office and Secretariat

The University Secretary is a member of the senior management team, he is Secretary of the University Council and his responsibilities include the Student Immigration Service, the Secretariat, the Legal Office, emergency management, oversight of degree ceremonies and other major events, ethics and the Dental Centre. He chairs the Equality & Diversity, Ethics Committee and the Health & Safety Committees.

The University Secretary is responsible for :

  • Student Immigration Service
  • Secretariat
  • Legal Office
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Student complaints, appeals and discipline
  • Ethics
  • Degree Ceremonies
  • Liaison with the Chancellor
  • Liaison with the Medical Centre
  • Line management of the Dental Centre
  • Child protection and safeguarding - as the University Safeguarding Officer
  • Business continuity - management of emergencies, as chair of the Emergency Management Team

University Secretary

Administrative Team