Class Description: Information about the decisions we take, how we make decisions and how we involve others.


Decisions taken by the organisation

►Details of the major University committees are available here

►Court minutes are available here

►Senate minutes are available here


Public consultation and engagement strategies

►The prinicpal mechanism for ensuring student satisfaction is through the Student Course Evaluation Form (SCEF) completed by students at the end of each course. Information can be found here

► The University of Aberdeen recognises the importance of feedback in supporting and developing students' learning, and is proactive in its approach to working with developments in this important area. Information on the Univesity's engagement with enhancing feedback is available here

►Information on public engagement with research activities is available here or contact:

Public Engagement with Research
King's College
Aberdeen
AB24 3FX
Tel: +44 (0)1224 272410
Email: peru@abdn.ac.uk


Reports of Regulatory inspections, audits and investigations 

►The University is required to provide a number of statutory and other returns, including:
•The annual Higher Education Statistical Agency (HESA) Student Return
•The annual HESA Aggregate Offshore Return
•The HESA Key Information Sets Return (KIS)
•HESA Destination of Leavers of Higher Education (DLHE)
•National Student Survey and Scottish Funding Council (SFC) Early Statistics and Final Figures

►The returns can be found here

►Useful external links for statistics may be found at:
•Information on data collected by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) is available here
•Information on the regulatory framework established by the Scottish Funding Council can be found here

►A summary of key governance and financial controls are set out within the University’s Financial Regulations available here

►Information about the University’s Audit Committee and the role of internal/external audit within the University is available here


Contact Details

►Communications Team
Tel: +44(0)1224 272014
Email: communications@abdn.ac.uk

►Head of Communications
Tel: +44(0)1224 273108
Email: communications@abdn.ac.uk

►For specific requests for information or general enquiries relating to regulatory inspections please contact:

Freedom of Information Officer
Library, Special Collections & Museums
The Sir Duncan Rice Library
The University of Aberdeen
Bedford Road
Aberdeen
AB24 3AA
T: +44 (0)1224 272037 or +44 (0)1224 273175 
Email : foi@abdn.ac.uk