Guide to information

This guide aims to help you to find the information that we make available under our publication scheme.

1) Who we are and what we do

We make the following information available about who we are and what we do:

2) What we spend and how we spend it

We make the following information available about what we spend and how we spend it:

3) What our priorities are and how we are doing

We make the following information available about what our priorities are and how we are doing:

  • Our Annual Report
  • Our Strategic Plan
  • Information on our internal procedures for assuring academic quality and standards and qualitative data on the quality and standards of learning and teaching is available on our Quality Assurance pages
  • External review information, including details of the most recent audit by the Quality Assurance Agency, as well as information about our latest Research Assessment Exercise results
  • Information about our annual monitoring and review process together with details of the roles, responsibilities and authority of those within the University involved in programme approval and review
  • Information about the University’s links with employers and the development of learning programmes can be found on the relevant departmental web pages, on the Research, Business & Innovation web pages, and on the Careers Advisory Service web pages

 

4) How we make decisions

We make the following information available about how we make decisions:

  • Minutes of the University’s Council and Senate
  • Appointment procedures

5) Our policies and procedures

Policies and procedures we make available include the following

Policies and procedures for conducting university business

Procedures and policies relating to academic services

Procedures and policies relating to student services

Procedures and policies relating to human resources

Procedures and policies relating to recruitment

Code of Conduct for members of governing bodies

  • Notes of guidance for members of Council

Policies and procedures relating to equality and diversity

Policies and procedures relating to health and safety

Complaints policies and procedures

Records management and personal data policies

Research policy and strategy

Charging regimes and policies

6) Lists and registers

We make the following lists and registers available:

  • A register of interests of Council members is kept in hard copy and is available from the Academic Office

7) The services we offer

We make the following information available about the services we offer:

Information about the University’s senior management