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Senate

Senate is responsible for regulating and directing the academic work of the University.

Meetings, minutes and agendas

Senate meets several times each academic year and makes its minutes publicly available. Check the agenda deadlines if you need to submit items and supporting papers for Senate meetings.


Senate meeting dates

The dates of Senate meetings from the 2018/19 academic year to the 2020/21 academic year.


Members

Senate is a governing body consisting of staff and students. The Chair of Senate is the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ian White.


Senate

Senate is responsible for regulating and directing the academic work of the University.


Regulations and structure

Senate's rules and regulations, including terms of reference and governance structure, which shows the boards and committees reporting to Senate.


Scheme of Delegation for Senate

The Scheme of Delegation explains the authority which Senate has given to committees and officers of the University to act on its behalf.

University Charter, Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations

Read about the governance of the University, including our Royal Charter and information required by The Office for Students (OfS).


University Ordinances

The Ordinances set out how the University is governed within the principles of the Charter and Statutes.

About Senate

Senate is responsible for regulating and directing the academic work of the University and delegating responsibilities to officers and committees.


Contact Academic Governance

Contact us for more information or if you have any queries about Senate.


Angela Pater, Deputy Director (Academic Governance & Compliance)