Student and Registry Services



Find out more about the constitution and governance at UCL, our Council and Academic Board and our charitable status. You will also find copies of our Charter and Statutes and Regulations for Management.

UCL’s governance structure includes the Council, the Academic Board and a formal committee structure. The Council is UCL’s governing body and Academic Board its senior academic authority.

The operational management of UCL is the responsibility of the Provost’s Senior Management Team (SMT). The constitution and governance of UCL are defined in and regulated by the Charter and Statutes and UCL’s Regulations for Management.

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UCL Council

The Council oversees the management and administration of UCL and the conduct of its affairs.

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Academic Board

The Academic Board advises the Council on all academic matters and questions affecting the educational policy of UCL.

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Officers' responsibilities

The responsibilities of the officers of Council, the Provost, the Senior Management Team, and other senior UCL officers.

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Charter and Statutes

Download a copy of UCL's Charter and Statutes.

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Regulations for Management

Download a copy of UCL's Regulations for Management.

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Charity information

Further information about UCL's charitable status.