Academies, Colleges and Universities Panel


The panel serves education finance professionals – at academies, colleges and universities – and reports to CIPFA's Public Finance and Management Board.

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Kerry Ace, Secretary

Recent reports and publications

Good practice self-evaluation tools

Academies, colleges and universities receive significant public funding and it is of paramount importance that they adhere to the highest standards of governance. To assist them, CIPFA’s Academies, Colleges and Universities Panel has developed two free-to-download self-evaluation tools as follows:

A Good Practice Self-Evaluation Tool for the Audit Committee [Word doc, 35KB]

A Good Practice Self-Evaluation Tool for the Finance Committee [Word doc, 78KB]

Restructuring in Academies and Maintained Schools [PDF, 184 KB]

The Role of the Accounting Officer in an Academy [PDF, 107 KB]

The Role of the Chief Financial Officer in Academies [PDF, 451 KB]

A Model Set of Financial Regulations for Academies, Colleges and Universities (2013 Edition)

For more publications see 'Policies & guidance' below, and for a larger listing click on 'See all policies & guidance'.



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