Section C: The Students’ Union

The Board of Governors has certain responsibilities in relation to the Students’ Union:

To take such steps as are reasonably practicable to ensure that the Students’ Union operates in a fair and democratic manner and is accountable for its finances.  (Education Act 1994)

Specific responsibilities include:

  1. Approval of the Students’ Union Constitution;
  2. Approving (after consultation with Academic Board) the rules for student conduct, complaints and appeals;
  3. Approve the annual Union block grant and budget

The Board has approved a Code of Practice in relation to Union activities and receives reports on the election process.

Section C: Students’ Union

  1. Constitution
  2. Code of Practice