UCU Industrial Action

Information relating to UCU strike and action short of strike (ASOS) . Spring 2018


Nexus is the University’s brand new innovation centre providing opportunities for researchers to collaborate with businesses to tackle commercial, societal and environmental challenges.

USS Pension Reform following 2017 Valuation

Every three years, USS carries out a valuation – a detailed analysis of the factors that influence the scheme’s funding position. As well as being a specific legal requirement, the valuation gives the trustee, employers (UUK) and University and College Union representatives (UCU) the opportunity to formally take stock and, through the Joint Negotiating Committee, consider whether the findings mean any adjustments need to be made to future contribution rates, to future benefits – or both.

Reform of Statute VII

University statement on the reform of Statute VII


Statements and updates relating to the Brexit process.

UniForum Service Benchmarking Programme

A four-year programme to gather benchmarking information of the efficiency and effectiveness of administration and support services.

Digital Learning Programme

The Vice Chancellor’s Executive Group has approved a programme of work to enhance student education and promote the University through the increased use of audio and video.