The Board of Graduate Studies and Student Registry

The Board of Graduate Studies meets 9 times a year and is charged with the admission, registration and approval of the University’s graduate students; that is, those students studying for the PhD, MSc, MLitt or MPhil degree and other graduate qualifications.

Administrative support for the Board of Graduate Studies is provided by the Student Registry. The Student Registry’s website for students, which contains comprehensive information for students at Cambridge, is at:

Faculty Board

Reporting to the Council of the School, and to the University’s General Board Education Committee, the Faculty Board is the key educational body within the Clinical School. Its remit includes both medical education and graduate students. 

Faculty Board, chaired by the Head of School, the Regius Professor of Physic, delegates operational business to the Degree Committee for the Faculties of Clinical & Veterinary Medicine and to the Graduate Operations Committee, which also advises on policy matters.