Academic Board

Academic Board is the academic authority of the College and shall take such measures as shall best promote the academic and professional work of the College, safeguard standards, academic freedom, and ensure that students receive a high-quality academic experience while studying at the College. This academic authority is exercised within a budgetary and strategic framework set by NCHNL Board.

View and download the Terms of Reference here.


  • Master of the College (Chair)
  • Registrar (Secretary)
  • Heads of Faculty
  • Head of Research
  • Head of Quality Assurance
  • Director of Careers, Apprenticeships and Employer Engagement
  • Dean of Academic Development and Innovation
  • Student Representative from NCH SU Office of Academic Affairs
  • External member from another Higher Education provider
  • Executive Assistant and Events Coordinator (Minute Secretary)

Committees Reporting to NCHNL Board:

  • Academic Promotion Panel
  • Assessment Board
  • Collegium
  • Destination Committee
  • Fair Access and Participation Strategy Group
  • Partnership Programme Management Team
  • Policy and Compliance Committee
  • Research Committee
  • Teaching, Learning and Enhancement Committee

Dates of Meetings:

  • 17 September 2019
  • 16 October 2019
  • 11 December 2019
  • 11 March 2020
  • 10 June 2020

Minutes of Meetings: