University Medals Committee


  • A Chair, drawn from the academic staff members of Academic Board, appointed by the Chair of Academic Board for a term of two years
  • One academic staff member from each Faculty as determined by the relevant Executive Dean each year
  • Academic Registrar

Terms of Reference

To consider the recommendations for the award of Medals for Academic Achievement received from the Faculty Boards, in accordance with the Policy and Procedures for the Awarding of Medals for Academic Achievement.


The Committee reviews its procedures as it deems necessary and recommends accordingly to Academic Board. Academic Board last reviewed the Terms of Reference and membership in May 2014.

Date of Establishment: 11 December 1998 (Academic Board minutes refer)

Meeting Frequency: One meeting in February each year.

Responsible Officer: Chair, University Medals Committee

Executive Officer: Governance Officer, Directorate of Governance