Professional Services

The University's success depends in part on the quality of a wide range of professional, administrative and other support functions.

From finance and accommodation to grounds maintenance and IT - they make a vital contribution to the success and well-being of the University and all its members.

  • Academic Registry

    • Academic Quality and Partnerships Office
    • Bristol Doctoral College
    • Examinations Office
    • Student Funding Office
    • Student Lifecycle Support Programme
    • Student Systems and Information Office
    • Technology Enhanced Learning
    • Timetabling and Room Booking
  • Communications and Marketing

    • Corporate Communications
    • Brand and Reputation
    • Media Relations
    • Web and New Media Development
    • Corporate Publications
    • Public Engagement Policy, Support and Events
    • Public Events, Degree Congregations and other Ceremonial Occasions
    • Internal Communications
    • Senate House Reception and Post Room
  • Development and Alumni Relations

    • Fundraising/Campaign Strategy and Policy
    • Major Gifts
    • Legacies
    • Annual Fund
    • Alumni Relations and Friend-making
    • Administration including Alumni and Gift Records
  • Estates Office

    • Bursar's Office
    • Capital Projects
    • Estates Contracting Group
    • External Estates
    • Facilities Management
    • Maintenance Services
    • Print Services
    • Security Services
    • Site Services
    • Space and Asset Management
    • Central Property Costs
    • Hospital Property Costs
    • Learning Facilities Management
    • Space and Asset Management Office
    • Sustainability
  • Finance Services

    • Cash, Borrowings and Treasury Management
    • Financial Control and Compliance
    • Financial Management and Accounts
    • Financial Planning and Budgets
    • Income Collection and Management
    • Procurement
    • Salaries and Pensions
    • Subsidiary Companies
    • Tax Management
  • Human Resources

    • Employment and Personnel Advice and Policies
    • Recruitment and Selection Support
    • Reward Strategy and Policies
    • Administration including Personnel Records
    • Employee Relations
    • Staff Development and Training
    • Staff Counselling
    • Health and Safety
    • Equality and Diversity
  • IT Services

    • Advanced Computing Research Centre
    • Governance and Risk
    • Infrastructure
    • Service Delivery
    • Systems Development
    • Systems and Operations
  • Library Services

  • Research and Enterprise Development

    • Research Strategy, Governance and Policy
    • Research Grants and Contracts Support
    • EU Bids
    • Collaborative Research Support
    • Worldwide Universities Network
    • Business Development
    • Intellectual Property Management
    • Enterprise Strategy and Policy
    • Regional Liaison
  • Residential and Hospitality Services

  • Sport, Exercise and Health

    • Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health
    • Sports Performance
    • Sports Development
    • Sports Medicine Clinic
    • Community Exercise and Sports Programme
    • Sports Facilities Management
  • Strategic Planning and Projects

    • Planning & Business Intelligence
    • Governance (including Court, Council, Senate and UPARC)
    • Strategic Projects
    • Executive Support Team
    • Change Management
  • Student Recruitment, Access and Admissions

    • Student Recruitment, Access and Admissions Divisional Office
    • Admissions Office
    • International Office
    • UK Recruitment Office
  • Student Services

    • Careers Service
    • Disability Services
    • Multifaith Chaplaincy
    • Student Counselling
    • Students' Health Service
    • Student Help
  • University Secretary's Office

    • Insurance
    • Staff and Student Appeals and Complaints
    • Governance
    • Legal

Organisation chart

Professional Services are headed by the Registrar and Chief Operating Officer.

Professional Services organisation chart (PDF, 276kB)

Professional Services in the academic faculties

Professional Services in the academic faculties are led by Faculty Managers and include both administrative and technical staff: