The Senate is the academic governing body of the University. Its responsibility is to direct academic policy in relation to teaching and research and to assure itself that the University's academic standards are properly observed. Degrees, Diplomas, Certificates, Fellowships, Scholarships, prizes and other distinctions of the University are awarded by the Senate.

T‌o view the Senate Committee Structure please click Senate Structure 2018-19 

The Senate is made up of ex-officio members, members of the electoral roll and students.

Papers for the meeting of Senate must be accompanied by a completed ‌Senate Cover Sheet .


Committee Dates 2018 - 2019

Wednesday 12th September 2018 (Joint Council and Senate)

Wednesday 10th October 2018

Wednesday 5th December2018

Wednesday 13th March 2019

Wednesday 19th June 2019

Thursday 12th September 2019 (Joint Council and Senate)

Wednesday 16th October 2019


Sub - Committees of Senate: