Academic Board and Committees

The University's Articles of Government established the University Board as the body responsible for the educational character, mission, income and resources of the University.

The Academic Board is the University's most senior academic committee, reporting to the University Board.  Article 5 of the University's Articles of Government state the responsibilities of the Academic Board.  In summary, the Academic Board is responsible for the oversight and development of all academic activities including admissions, research, teaching, assessment, academic standards and awards.

The Academic Board has established a number of standing committees in order to carry out its responsibilities, the Terms of Reference for each committee can be viewed at the links below:

Academic Board

Faculty Committees:

Detailed information on the University’s academic governance and committee structure is available in the Academic Governance Manual


Carl Nuttall
Academic Quality and Committee Servicing Manager
Academic Quality and Enhancement, Foster Building 117
University of Central Lancashire
Preston, PR1 2HE