The Governance and Nominations Committee is responsible for reviewing and advising the Council on the University's governance arrangements, ensuring the University pursues good practice and complies with external governance requirements. The Committee is also responsible for recommending to Council the appointment of lay officers and lay members to Council. During the 2019-20 academic session, the committee held five meetings including a special meeting that focused on the implementation of recommendations from the External Effectiveness Review.

Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council (Chair)
The Vice-Chancellor
Two lay members of Council
Two staff members appointed by Senate
President of Students’ Union (or nominee)


Date papers to be submitted to

Latest date for papers/agenda to go to SLT

Date papers out

Date of meeting 

Time of meeting

      21/09/2022 2:00pm
01/02/2023 08/02/2023 28/02/2023 07/03/2023 2:00pm