At the meeting of the University Court on 29 October, Court noted a report on the University’s provisional financial results for 2017/18 and considered and discussed reports on student survey and league table outcomes and actions.
Approval was provided to proceed with the submission of an application to establish a Joint Education College in China, and a presentation was received on the strategic development of the Business School.
An update on developments relating to Brexit was noted, and revisions to the University’s Honorary Awards Regulations were approved. A number of proposals for Honorary Awards were also approved.
The Minutes of the Academic Board meeting on 19 October were noted as was an update on developments in support of student mental health within the University.
An update on priorities and activities undertaken by the student Sabbatical Officers was noted as were reports from the meetings of Court’s sub-committees and the forward schedule of Court business for 2018/19.
Approved minutes of Court meetings are available on the intranet here. Minutes of the October 2018 meeting will be published after their approval at the December 2018 meeting.