(i) To make decisions on the admission, candidature, progress and examination of all candidates for research degrees in the Accredited Institutions, within the academic areas approved for this purpose by the University.
(ii) To assure attainment of our academic standards and an equivalent student experience of candidates through appropriate quality assurance procedures in accordance with the University's Regulations and Code of Practice for Research Candidature and Supervision which govern such candidature.
(iii) To report to the Academic Quality and Standards Committee (AQSC) on (i) and (ii) above, and on related issues.
Members of staff from the University of Southampton, (from appropriate disciplines) appointed by the Chair, AQSC.
Two representatives from University of Chichester
* Professor Middleton is designated as the Deputy Chair of the Committee.
Secretary: Ms Caroline Gamble.