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GDP: Induction to Higher Education Governance for new Governors 1

County / Region
United Kingdom
Position on the Pathway
Governor's Pathway
Fellowship Category
Event Type
Virtual Networking Event
Start Date
End Date
Institution Type
Higher Education and Further Education
Price From
£215 (Member)


This programme will provide you with the necessary background, briefing, and understanding to fulfill your duties and become an effective member of the governing body.

During this informative event, you will be introduced to the higher education policy environment and the implications of recent and ongoing policy developments. Gain valuable insights into the role and responsibilities of a governor and understand how institutions are addressing current and future challenges.

Attendees will receive an overview of governance approaches and policies across higher education institutions, drawing from the experience and expertise of current governors. Explore key areas such as the student experience, the relationship between university management and governance, and learn valuable strategies to hit the ground running as an effective governor.

This standalone one-day event is offered twice during the academic year, providing multiple opportunities to participate. Don't miss this valuable chance to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to excel as a governor in the higher education sector.

Governors Pathway

If you would like to find out more about our other governance events, please visit our Governance Development Programme page.

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