Governance Unit

The Governance Unit provides support for the governance and management of the University through administration of the Board of Governors and the Academic Board and their respective committees.

The Governance Unit is led by the University Secretary and Clerk to the Governors William Callaway and the Unit works closely with the Vice Chancellor and the Executive.


The Governance Unit is responsible for the following areas:

Board of Governors and its Committees

Details of the Governors can be found here

University Calendar and Key Dates

Nominations for the Conferment of Honorary Awards  

Risk Management

Internal Audit

University Publication Scheme


Contact Us

Please direct enquiries to:

governance@southwales.ac.uk

The email account is checked daily and emails are directed accordingly.  Staff within the Unit are part time and therefore this ensures we respond to your request as soon as possible.