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Education Quality and Policy Office


These pages provide information about general Committee structures within the University, as well as further details about the Committees involved in teaching and learning.

Committee structures

Infomation about how the University's Committees work together to provide support for teaching and learning.

The General Board and its Education Committee

Overall responsibility for the supervision of the University's educational policies and provision rests with the General Board.  The principal standing committee for the consideration of educational matters is the Education Committee. The Education Committee is the main central authority with operational responsibility for teaching quality assurance and standards.

Committee on Student Health and Wellbeing

Responsible for strategic oversight and development of University provision of health and wellbeing services to students.

Equality and Diversity Standing Committee  

Responsible for reviewing equality and diversity issues relating to University teaching and learning.

Cambridge Centre for Teaching & Learning Steering Committee

Formerly known as the Teaching & Learning Joint Committee, responsible for issues related to teaching and learning, particularly providing best practice infromation.

Digital Teaching and Learning Sub-committee

Formerly known as the Teaching & Learning Services Steering Group (TLSSG), responsible for steering development of pedagogic support and innovation across the University.