University Executive

The Vice-Chancellor chairs the Executive Committee which convenes to discuss topics of strategic and operational importance to the University, and to inform decisions of the Vice-Chancellor and other executives. The Executive Committee had established the following subgroups: Executive Academic Group (EAG), Executive Engagement Group (EEG), and Executive Operations Group (EOG). Terms of reference of the Executive Committee and its subgroups.

Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive

Aston's Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive leads the University .

Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement)

The Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor assists the Vice-Chancellor in the management of the University and acts as his deputy.


The Pro-Vice-Chancellors (PVC) are senior appointees who assist the Vice-Chancellor in specific areas of academic development including the delivery of the institutional strategic objectives.    

Pro-Vice-Chancellor & Executive Deans

The academic activity of the University is organised into three Colleges, each led by a Pro-Vice Chancellor & Executive Dean.

Executive Directors and Officers