Governance & Management

The governance structure at Bucks includes the Council as the University’s formal governing body and Senate its principal academic committee. The activities of both Senate and Council are governed by the University’s Articles and Instrument of Government and the Scheme of Delegation.

On these pages you will find information about the membership, terms of remit and the latest minutes of both Council and Senate and their respective sub-committees. You will also be able to access the University’s regulations, policies and procedures as well as other important information such as the University Calendar.

Public Information

Information on our Annual reports and financial statements, Gender Pay Gap, Data Protection, Freedom of Information, Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) and much more.

University Council

Information on the roles and responsibilities of the University Council as well as the Council Members. This section also provides details on the Audit, Governance, Honorary Awards, Remuneration and Resources Committees.


Information on Academic Planning Committee (APC) Education Committee (EDU) Research and Enterprise Committee (REC) as well as the Senate is provided in this section.


Here you will find all our Policies that are in place across the University; Environment and Estates, Finance, Governance, Human Resources, Information and Communications, Quality and Teaching, Research, and Student Welfare.

External Examiners

External Examiners are an integral and essential part of our quality assurance processes. Information on our Nominations & Appointments, Induction & Interim Visits, Boards & Regulations, Contact information and more can be found here.