Office of the University Secretary

The Office of the University Secretary is responsible for student immigration, equality and diversity, legal advice and the secretariat.

University Secretary

Team profiles

Equality and Diversity

Provides advice and good practice to the university, monitors compliance with the Equality Act, supports participation in Athena SWAN and holds events.

Legal Advisers

We provide advice to the University on a wide range of legal issues which arise from the many activities undertaken at the University.


We enable the effective governance of the University through proactive servicing of Statutory bodies and committees.

About the University Secretary

The University Secretary is a member of the senior management team and Secretary to Council providing expert advice to members of Council, overseeing compliance with relevant legislation, University policies and governance structures. He chairs the Equality and Diversity Committee and the Health and Safety Committee.