Coventry University is a higher education corporation established under the Education Reform Act 1988 by the Order of the Privy Council on 16 February 1993. Its powers are laid down in s.124 of the Education Reform Act 1988 and are governed in accordance with articles of government made by the corporation with the approval of the Privy Council (s.125 of the Act).
Coventry University is an exempt charity by virtue of s.125A of the Education Reform Act 1988 as inserted by s. 41 of the Teaching and Higher Education Act 1998.
In accordance with the Financial Memorandum between HEFCE and HEIs the University has made available the following information in respect of its exempt charitable status:
List of trustees’ other trusteeships
The following Coventry University trustees are also trustees of the following charities:
|Dr. Val Cox
||Coventry University Students’ Union
|Mr Anil Majithia
||Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL)
|Mr Robert Stockdale
||NSK Pension Trustee Ltd
|Ms Marion Plant OBE
Coventry University Charitable Trust
In addition to the University being an exempt charity, the University also administers an associated exempt charity, known as Coventry University Charitable Trust (CUCT).
The current trustees of the CUCT are:
- Chair of the Board of Governors, Mr Stephen Parker
- Vice-Chancellor, Prof John Latham
- University Secretary, Ms Kate Quantrell
- Group Finance Director, Ms Sue Richardson
- Senior Member of Academic Staff, Dr Shaun Hides
For details of the CUCT trust documentation, please contact the Clerk to the Trust Mr Matt Challoner.
Coventry University Students' Union (CUSU)
Coventry University Students' Union (CUSU) is a registered charity, details of which can be found at their website.