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Durham University

University Committees

University Committees


Council

Council is the governing body with ultimate responsibility for all the affairs of the University. Visit the Council web pages for information on members, minutes and responsibilities of Council.

Senate

Senate is responsible for academic governance. Visit the Senate web pages for information on members, minutes and responsibilities of Senate.

Governance Structure

Council and Senate are supported in their governance role by a number of sub-committees, as illustrated in the Committee Structure Diagram.

Council Committees Senate Committees

Audit and Risk Committee

Council Student Appeals Committee

Finance Committee

Governance and Nominations Committee

Remuneration Committee

University Strategy Implementation Committee

Education Committee

Research Committee

Senate Academic Appeals Committee

Senate Agenda Setting Committee

Senate Discipline Committee

Wider Student Experience Committee

Joint Committees of Council and Senate Other Bodies

Ethics Committee

Operations Board

Provost's Board

University Academic Promotion Committee

University Executive Committee

Academic Electoral Assembly