Academic Council

Student Success Board

Reporting to the Academic Council, the Student Success Board is responsible for the development and implementation of the University's Student Success sub-strategy.

The Board oversees the quality and standards of educational provision to maximise the individual potential and satisfaction of students.  It reviews relevant metrics and ensures that the Office for Students (OfS) conditions for quality and standards are met in the areas for which the Board has responsibility.  It also oversees widening participation and the delivery of the access and participation plan, work to eliminate the BAME Awarding Gap and improving performance of Graduate Outcomes.  It develops and approves Academic Regulations and policies related to educational quality and standards (except those delegated to other Boards covering Partnerships, Programmes and Research).

Further details are in the Board's terms of reference and membership.

The Board is supported by the following sub-committees:

Meeting dates

  • 20th October, 1400-1530
  • 24th November, (Cancelled)
  • 6th December, 1500-1630
  • 19th January, (Cancelled)
  • 23rd February, 1400-1530
  • 23rd March, 1400-1530
  • 13th April, 1330-1500 (Cancelled)
  • 25th May, 1400-1530
  • 22nd June, 1400-1530
  • 6th July, 1400-1530
  • 21st September, 1400-1530

For any queries, please contact the secretary, Siobhan Wheeler, on