Kings crownThe General Council was established by the Universities (Scotland) Act 1858 and consists of graduates and academic staff. If you are a graduate of the University of Aberdeen you automatically become a member of the General Council.

To find out more about the role of the General Council, its meetings, events and minutes, please visit the General Council website.

313th Statutory Meeting of the General Council

We hope you’ll take some time to watch the recording of the first virtual Statutory Meeting of the General Council, which took place on Thursday 6 August 2020. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this is the first time the General Council’s biannual Statutory Meeting has been held online. Please click here to view the recording.