University Graduate Studies Committee

The University Graduate Studies Committee (UGSC), formerly known as the Working Group of Graduate Deans, is a sub-committee of the Education Committee. It is chaired by Professor Sally Heslop, Academic Director of Graduate Studies.

The role and responsibilities of Graduate Deans are described in the Job Description initially approved by Senate in December 2005.

A major responsibility of UGSC is to keep under review the University's Regulations and Code of Practice for Research Degree Programmes.