The Governing Body is appointed by the Minister for the Economy and meets at least 4 times a year. Rules and procedures for the conduct of meetings are set out in Standing Orders. With effect from September 2014, the Agenda and Minutes of Governing Body meetings (excluding Reserved Business) are published on the College website.
The Governing Body comprises lay members, a student and two staff representatives. The Principal is also a member. The roles of Chair and Vice-Chair of the Governing Body are separated from the role of the University College’s Chief Executive. The Governing Body subscribes to the principles of public life and has adopted a Code of Conduct for its members. All members of the Governing Body are required to complete a Register of Interests and to disclose any interests as they arise.
Members of the Governing Body do not receive any form of remuneration for their work, but may claim reasonable expenses for their attendance at meetings and other events organised by the College. Details of all Expenses Claimed will be published annually.
Reasons to study at Stranmillis
Ranked No.1 for satisfaction in Northern Ireland.
100% of our undergraduate students undertake an extensive programme of work-based placements.
32% of our students enjoy a study abroad experience.
We are proud to have a 95% student success rate.