Nicholas Stretton

Nicholas Stretton

Taught Student Administration Team Leader

Contact details

University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Nicholas graduated from Nottingham Business School in 2010 with a degree in BA (Hons) Business Studies, and joined the University of Birmingham immediately after finishing. Nicholas has always worked in Taught Student Administration, previously known as Student Records, within Registry at the University. His first position was a Student Records Assistant and has since progressed to the role of Taught Student Administration Team Leader. During that time, he was seconded onto the BIRMS team as Project Support Assistant to help develop a streamlined and effective training provision for College staff, and Taught Student Administration. Nicholas has recently worked as Communications Co-ordinator alongside his Team Leader role for the University of Birmingham’s internal awards celebrating the outstanding contributions of Professional Services staff across the University, titled the BUAFTAs. In this committee role, Nicholas led a cross-functional team to undertake a vast range marketing and communication activities for the awards. In his team leader capacity, Nicholas is responsible for the creation, maintenance, review and control of centrally-administered University electronic and hardcopy records relating to students in accordance with University regulations.

Overall, he has gained a solid understanding of Higher Education Administration from a Registry perspective at the University of Birmingham.


  • BA (Hons) Business Studies, Nottingham Trent University, 2010

  • PRINCE2 in Project Management (Foundation), Reed Learning, 2014


Higher Education from a Registry perspective, Knowledge of University Regulations, Student Records, Understanding of central Taught Student Administration procedures

Media experience

Academic Services (University of Birmingham) - Media Training (March 2014)