Committees

ANU has a number of committees that provide advice to the Council, the Academic Board and the Vice-Chancellor on a range of matters including, finance, audit and risk management, education, research and honorary degrees. These committees help us maintain our high standards, meet our strategic objectives, consider emerging opportunities and challenges, and provide mechanisms for transparency and accountability.

Council committees

Audit & Risk Management Committee »

The Audit and Risk Management Committee is a Committee of Council. The Committee provides independent assurance, advice and assistance to the Council on the University's risk, control, compliance,...

Campus Planning Committee »

The Campus Planning Committee is a Committee of Council. The Committee monitors and advises Council on matters relating to the planning and development of the University's major property and physical...

Finance Committee »

The Finance Committee is a Committee of Council. The Committee provides advice to the Council on the University's management of its financial resources and of its subsidiaries and commercial...

Honorary Degrees Committee »

The Honorary Degrees Committee is a Committee of Council. The Committee provides advice and makes recommendations to the Council on proposals for the awarding of an honorary degree by the University...

Major Projects Joint Sub-Committee  »

The Major Projects Joint Sub-Committee is a Sub-Committee of the Council's Finance Committee and Campus Planning Committee. The Sub- Committee monitors and advises its parent Committees with respect...

Nominations Committee »

The Nominations Committee is a Committee of Council, established under section 10 of the Australian National University Act 1991. It recommends to the Federal Minister for Education and Training the...

Remuneration Committee »

The Remuneration Committee is a Committee of Council. It determines the remuneration and conditions of employment of the Vice-Chancellor; monitors and reviews decisions of the Vice-Chancellor on...

Academic committees

Academic Board »

Academic Board is tasked with ensuring the University maintains the highest standards in teaching, scholarship and research. The Board reviews academic policy recommendations, approves degrees and...

Appeals Panel »

The Appeals Panel is established under section 13 of the ANU Appeals Rules 2014. The Vice-Chancellor appoints Appeals Committees to hear and determine appeals on discipline matters, by drawing from...

University Education Committee »

The University Education Committee advises the Academic Board and the Vice-Chancellor on the quality and standard of the University's undergraduate and graduate education and research training...

University Research Committee »

The University Research Committee advises the Academic Board and the Vice-Chancellor on matters relating to the quality and standard of ANU research, and on major issues of research relevant to...

Management committees

University Access & Equity Committee »

The University Access & Equity Committee advises the Vice-Chancellor and the University Executive on the quality and standard of student access and equity at ANU and on major issues of access,...

Sub-committees

Coursework Admissions & Awards Committee »

The Coursework Admissions and Awards Committee is a sub-committee of the University Education Committee. Terms of Reference Develop, monitor and review University policies, procedures and guidelines...

Education Standards & Quality Committee »

The Education Standards and Quality Committee is a sub-committee of the University Education Committee. Terms of Reference Develop, monitor and review University standards on learning and teaching...

Higher Degree Research Committee »

The Higher Degree Research Committee is a sub-committee of the University Research Committee. It is responsible for the provision of information and advice to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)...

Mental Health Advisory Group »

Terms of Reference Mental illness is a major public health problem in the general community with one in five Australians experiencing a mental disorder in any one year and 45% experiencing a mental...

Research Infrastructure Committee »

The University Research Infrastructure Committee is a subcommittee of the University Research Committee. Terms of reference; Define a set of categories differentiating between types of ANU...

Research Management Systems and IT Support »

Terms of Reference Formally, the sub-committee of the University Research Committee will: Consider business cases and options for research support projects across the University, and advise the...

Student Experience Committee »

The Student Experience Committee is a sub-committee of the University Education Committee. Terms of Reference Develop, monitor and review University programs and projects designed to enhance the...