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  Document Charitable Status of the University as0sse 11/03/17 24 KB
  Document Currently locked by: as0sse Instrument signed by The Secretary of State for Education and Science recording the designation of Sunderland Polytechnic as0sse 07/29/16 47 KB
  Document Extracts from The Education Reform Act 1998

This includes provisions that the existing Polytechnics become Higher Education Corporations.

as0sse 07/29/16 157 KB
  Document The Education (Higher Education Corporations) Order 1988

This order establishes Sunderland Polytechnic as a Higher Education Corporation

as0sse 07/29/16 110 KB
  Document Extracts from the Further and Higher Education Act 1992

This provided that The Privy Council could grant degree awarding powers to instututions, and that an institution could change its name to a university with their consent.

as0sse 07/29/16 131 KB
  Document Resolution from The Board of Governors

Resolution relating to the change of name from Polytechnic to University.

as0sse 07/29/16 15 KB
  Document Power to Award Degrees (England and Wales)

Order of Council 1992

as0sse 10/31/14 48 KB
  Document Privy Council Letter

Relating to the change of name

as0sse 10/31/14 15 KB
  Document Extract from the Charities Act Schedule 2(h)

Granting "exempt charity" status to Higher Education Corporations.

as0sse 10/31/14 87 KB
  Document Articles of Government effective from 27th June 1996 (as approved by The Privy Council) as0sse 10/31/14 378 KB
  Document Instrument of Government 26th April 1993 as0sse 10/31/14 254 KB
  Document University of Sunderland Armorial Bearings

The University Coat of Arms

as0sse 01/27/16 231 KB