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General Council appointments

The General Council holds responsibility for the appointment of a number of key figures within the University.

The Chancellor

The Chancellor of the University is elected by the members of the General Council. The Chancellor usually holds this office for life. Find out about the current University Chancellor.

General Council Assessors to the University Court

Every two years the General Council nominates one of its members to serve as an assessor to the University Court for a four-year term. Find out about the current assessors on the University Court membership page.

Business Committee members

Business Committee elections are held every two years. The next Business Committee elections are due to take place in 2021. Find out more about the Business Committee and its current membership.