The Council has 24 members, two-thirds of who are independent 'lay' members (neither employees nor students of the University). The remainder are academic staff and students.
The Chair of the Council, the Pro-Chancellor, is elected from amongst the lay members. Mr Mervyn Walker is the current Pro-Chancellor.
The membership of the Council for 2020/21 is:
16 Lay Members
8 Academic and Student Members
4 Academic Staff elected by and from the Academic Staff Members of Senate:
The President and one other Student Officer of the Guild of Students:
|Ms Tobiloba Adeyemi - President of the Guild of Students
|Ms Rebecca Cutler - Postgraduate Officer, Guild of Students
Secretary to Council
Mr Lee Sanders - Registrar and Secretary