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The Council is the governing body of the University. It has general control over the conduct of the University's affairs and is responsible for the management of its revenue, staff, property and health and safety. 

Specifically the Council has adopted a Statement of Primary Responsibilties

The detailed composition and functions of the Council are set out in the Charter, Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations of the University.


Terms of reference

Statute I - The Council indicates that the Council shall have the following functions:

Download the Ulster University Council Terms of Reference

Some of the functions of the Council have been delegated to the following Committees of the Council: 

  • Resources Committee
  • Audit Committee
  • Organisational Development Committee 
  • Remuneration Committee

For further information on the work of committees, contact Ronnie Millar.

Important documents

Important Ulster University Council documents