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Strategy Group Glossary

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AHUA

Association of Heads of University Administration

External body, the representative body for senior University managers (typically Registrars or Pro-Vice-Chancellors) with responsibility for a range of managerial and legal issues within their institutions.

APCL

Accreditation of Prior Certified Learning

A University policy that allows recognition of previous education and/or qualifications in the pursuit of another qualification.

APSG

Administrative and Professional Services Group

A grouping of all the administration and professional services departments within the University and the associated Committee considering relevant business.

AQSC

Academic Quality & Standards Committee

Specialist Senate Committee - forms part of the major decision making structure of the University.

ARC

Academic Resourcing Committee

Committee that oversees the University's non-devolved academic departments.

ASN

Additional Student Number

Category of students, used in HEFCE recurrent grant calculations.

AUA

Association of University Administrators

External body, the professional body for higher education managers and administrators.

AUDE

Association of University Directors of Estates

External body, promotes excellence in the strategic planning, management, operation and development of HEIs' estates and facilities.

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FLIC

Forum for Leaders of Inclusive Cultures

FYP

Five Year Plan

Annual Planning and forecasting exercise

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GA

Government Affairs

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ISR

International Strategy and Relations

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RIF

Research Income Forecast

RSP

Regional Strategy and Partnerships

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SI

Social Inclusion

SPA Office

Strategic Planning & Analytics Office

SPD

Strategic Programme Delivery

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UoS

University of Sanctuary