Board of Governors

University of Bedfordshire Governors

The Board of Governors is responsible for overseeing the University's activities, determining its future direction, ensuring its solvency and the effective use of its resources.

It conducts its affairs in an open and transparent manner. As well as taking the final decisions on all matters of fundamental concern to the University, the Board of Governors has ultimate responsibility for ensuring that it complies with all its legal and regulatory obligations.

It has adopted a statement of primary responsibilities

Membership of the Board of Governors

The Board of Governors consists of:

  • (a) not less than twelve and not more than twenty-four members
  • (b) the Vice Chancellor, unless he or she chooses not to be a member

The majority of our Governors have successful careers in industry or commerce, the public or voluntary sectors. See their individual profiles for more details.

Constitutional documents

The Instrument and Articles of Government [PDF] are the main constitutional documents of the University.

Minutes from Board of Governors meetings

For information concerning the Board of Governors, please contact:

Ruth Bourne
Registrar & University Secretary
University of Bedfordshire
University Square
Bedfordshire LU1 3JU
T: +44 (0)1582 743359


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