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The University was established in 1976 and was incorporated by Royal Charter (RC000730) as the 快三彩票站 on February 11, 1983. During 2016/17 and again in 2018/19, the University undertook a comprehensive review of its governance that resulted in revisions to the Charter and Statutes. The latest of these revisions were approved by a Special Resolution of Council on January 11th, 2019 and were subsequently ratified by the Privy Council on February 13, 2019.

The University is not-for profit and is a registered charity. It is a Recognised Body under Statutory Instrument No.2992 (The 教育 (Recognised Bodies) (England)) Order 2013 and is authorised by its Royal Charter to award taught and research degrees in perpetuity.

The Charter and Statutes set out the primary governance structures of the University. These currently comprise two statutory bodies: the Council and the Senate. Whereas the Council is the governing body, the Senate is the principal academic authority, responsible for academic standards and the quality and enhancement of students’ learning opportunities.

The Council is the senior body acting with legal and financial accountability for the 快三彩票站. The membership and powers of the Council are stipulated in the Statutes; its powers include: the appointment of officers of the University, 建立, on the recommendation of the Senate, of academic posts and the appointment of persons to said academic posts, the authorisation of salaries and conditions of tenure of University staff, 建立, on the recommendation of the Senate, of the organs of academic administration, the governance and management of the University’s finances and contractual arrangements and 建立 of such committees as are necessary to enable the Council to conduct its business efficiently and effectively. The Council’s Standing Orders prescribe the means by which Council business is scheduled, 记录和服役.

The work of the Council is supported by a number of sub-committees, each of which is established with clear Terms of Reference: the Finance, 产业及资源委员会, 的风险, Audit and Compliance Committee and the Nominations, Performance and Remuneration Committee.

The current members of the University Council can be found here.

The Senate is the 快三彩票站’s principal academic authority. The membership and powers of the Senate are stipulated in the Statutes; its powers include: the regulation and control of all academic awards as well as the programming and teaching that facilitates students’ admission to said academic awards, the management of the formalities associated with making academic awards and the regulation of University discipline. The Senate is also responsible for overseeing the development of the University’s academic portfolio (including all associated research, learning and teaching and assessment activities), for the admission of students and for all areas pertaining to academic delivery and support. The Senate’s Standing Orders prescribe the means by which Senate business is scheduled, 记录和服役.

The work of the Senate is supported by a number of sub-committees, each of which is established with clear Terms of Reference and each of which operates either with delegated authority and/or in a deliberative context: the University 快三彩票站 Committee, 大学学习 & Teaching Committee, the University 合作 Committee and the School Boards of 快三彩票站. 在学校的水平, Boards of 快三彩票站 are supported by Learning and Teaching, 伦理及快三彩票站委员会.