Tag: Governance

Response to Equalities and Human Rights Committee’s call for evidence on Gender Representation on Public Boards Bill

Universities Scotland has responded to the Equalities and Human Rights Committee’s call for evidence on the Gender Representation on Public Boards Bill. Scotland’s 19 higher education institutions are within the scope of this Bill. You can read our response to the call for evidence here.

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Supplementary evidence to Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee on “Audit of higher education in Scottish universities”

The Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills John Swinney MSP was asked by the Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee to give evidence on 2 February 2017. This evidence session was further to a session of the committee on 1 December 2016 where Universities Scotland, the Scottish Government and Scottish Funding Council appeared in front…

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Brief for Public Audit Committee’s consideration of Audit Scotland report on HE

The Public Audit and Post-Legislative Scrutiny Committee will hear evidence from the Auditor General on the Audit Scotland report on higher education in Scottish universities on Thursday 6 October 2016. Universities Scotland shared a briefing with the Committee ahead of this session. Read our brief here.

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