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University of Warwick


This section provides an overview and key corporate and financial information for the University of Warwick, its subsidiary companies and joint ventures.


The establishment of the University of Warwick was given approval by the government in 1961 and was granted its Royal Charter of Incorporation in March 1965. The University is an exempt charity whose principal regulator is the Office for Students (OfS). As an educational institution and an exempt charitable body the University does not have a registered charity number or a Company Registration number.

Corporate Structure


Statutory Accounts

The University's statutory accounts for the past five years are available to download and include the consolidated results for it's subsidiary companies and the University of Warwick Foundation.

University Subsidiary Companies

The University has a number of wholly-owned subsidiary and joint ventures which support and further the objectives of the University. The University also owns a number of dormant companies.

The University of Warwick Foundation

The University of Warwick Foundation is an independent trust which supports the activities of the University of Warwick and its students.


Details of the University's Employers and Public Liability Insurance policies

Socially Responsible Investments

The University operates a socially responsible investment policy.
The Investment Sub Committee is responsible for advising the University on its investments and may be contacted through:

Modern Slavery Act (MSA)

University Tax Strategy

Related companies: guidance for higher education institutions

Key information:

Name: University of Warwick

Legal Status Corporate Body incorporated by Royal Charter
Royal Charter Number: RC000678

Registered Address: The University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 8UW

VAT Registration Number: GB 545270058

UTR: 6648405315

Bankers: Barclays Bank Plc, PO BOX 3333, One Snowhill, Snowhill, Queensway, Birmingham, B3 2WN

Bank Sort Code: 20-23-71


D-U-N-S Number: 22-7821915

Account name: Sort code / Account number IBAN reference:
EURO Account: 20-23-71 / 43487977 GB28 BARC 2023 7143 4879 77