How we make decisions

Here you will find details of the decision-making bodies in the University. Minutes will not appear on this page until they have been approved by the relevant Committee. Minutes for meetings held at the end of the academic session will not appear on this page until the first meeting of the new session has taken place.

Minutes and papers not listed on this page are available on request.

Council

The council is the governing body of the University. Click here for further details.

Membership of the Council of Swansea University 2013/14.

Council Minutes:-

Senate

Subject to the approval of Council, the Senate is responsible for regulating and superintending the courses, awards and qualifications provided by the University. Click here for further details.

Senate Minutes:

  • March 2014
  • July 2014
  • October 2014
  • December 2014
  • March 2015
  • July 2015
  • October 2015
  • December 2015
  • March 2016

The Court

The Court stands above the University's main decision-making machinery. The Court plays an important and influential role, on behalf of the Institution's stakeholders, in seeing that the University is well-managed, properly governed and responsive to public and local interests and concerns. Click here further details.

Court Minutes:-

  • January 2014
  • January 2015
  • January 2016

University Management Board

The University Management Board is the senior management and operational committee of the University. Click here for further details.