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Durham University

University Committees

University Committees

The governance structure of the University includes Council and Senate, which are supported by a number of sub-committees as illustrated in the Committee Structure Diagram.

Committee Schedule

The termly schedule provides the dates of senior governance committees and deadlines for submitting items to meetings:

Committee Reports

Use the guidelines and templates to assist with preparing reports and business cases for the governance committees.


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