Governance & Strategic Planning

Governance

Information on University Goverance, Court and Committees.

University Governance

In common with the other ‘ancient’ Scottish Universities, and in contrast to the position in nearly all of the other pre-1992 Universities which are established by Royal Charters, the University of Edinburgh is constituted by the Universities (Scotland) Acts 1858 to 1966.

University Court

Further information on the University Court.

University Committees

Links to information on Court and Senate Committees, other significant Committees and Groups, and College and Support Group Committees.

Committee Changes

The University of Edinburgh has taken the opportunity presented by the Scottish Code of Good Higher Education Code of Governance to review the existing Court Committee structure.