Introduction to Managing UCL Finances
Professional Development Programme

Participants: This course is for staff with leadership or management responsibility, or if you anticipate taking on management responsibility within the coming year.

*Please bring a calculator with you to the course*

Pre-requisites: None

Overview: This half-day module will help you to manage your team's, group's, or department's finances. Please note that this course doesn't cover specifics regarding MyFinance.

Anticipated learning outcomes: This session will enable you to:

  • understand how UCL finances work and the financial challenges currently facing UCL
  • monitor your own budgets and complete a forecast
  • Managing resources, performance and risk

Preparation: You may wish to visit the UCL Finance & Business Affairs website.

Facilitator: Margaret Lloyd, UCL - Finance and Business Affairs

Date, time and venue: Half day workshop

More dates will be available in the 2018-2019 Academic Year. In the meantime please Register Your Interest by scrolling down the page to How to Book and clicking on the link to the Booking Form. We will then email you when new dates are available.


  • Free for all staff on the UCL payroll 
  • £80 for UCL Affiliated / Higher Education Institutions / Charities 
  • £200 for externals

How to book: Booking Form

OD Course Contact: Catherine Brown

Cancellation: Please note that there has been a change to the cancellation policy. The course cancellation and no show fee is £100 starting from the 2015/16 academic year. This charge is applicable to Organisational Development Courses and supersedes all other information regarding this policy elsewhere on the UCL website and training booking system. Additional charges may be incurred on some courses. Read more about cancellation >>.