Search Legislation

The Glasgow Caledonian University Order of Council 2010

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Functions of the University Court

This section has no associated Executive Note

4.—(1) The University Court is to conduct the University, carry out and promote its objects and ensure the well-being of the University.

(2) In so doing, the University Court’s responsibilities include—

(a)overseeing the University’s activities, determining its vision, mission and future direction, fostering an environment in which the University’s objects are achieved and providing strategic input on all material policy or other matters affecting the University (including the adoption and publication of a statement of the primary responsibilities of the University Court);

(b)appointing and regulating committees of Governors and, where appropriate, others;

(c)setting up departments, schools, faculties and other units of organisation within the University;

(d)employing staff and regulating their employment and engaging contractors;

(e)appointing a Chancellor as the titular head of the University;

(f)appointing a Principal and Vice-Chancellor as the chief academic and executive officer of the University;

(g)appointing one or more Vice-Principal and Pro-Vice-Chancellors, a Secretary to the University Court and other office holders to have such powers as the University Court considers appropriate;

(h)providing facilities to carry on any activities which are necessary or desirable to enable the University to fulfil its objects;

(i)establishing and monitoring systems of control and accountability including financial and operational controls and risk assessment; and

(j)reviewing and monitoring the management of the University and its performance.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Executive Note

Executive Note sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Scottish Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Scottish Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Scottish Statutory Instrument or Draft Scottish Statutory Instrument laid before the Scottish Parliament from July 2005 onwards.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources