Joint Consultative Committee for Undergraduates (JCCU)

Functions of the Committee

To consult with the undergraduate student body of the Department and its representatives, and to advise the Faculty, Head of Department and Director of Studies of any issues which it thinks relevant. The Chairperson to report once per term to the Department of Materials Academic Committee.


3 undergraduate members from each of the 4 undergraduate years
Ex Officio the Director of Undergraduate Studies 
Ex Officio the Education Manager
Ex Officio the Chair of Faculty
Ex Officio the Part 2 Project Organiser
Ex Officio the Practical Class Organiser


  • Chairperson by election from within the Committee (from among students members of the committee).
  • Chairperson of JCCU to present minutes at DMAC meetings once a term.
  • Quorum: 6.
  • A member of the Education Support Team shall act as secretary to the committee.

Details about the JCCU are contained in an Information Sheet circulation with PDF Induction Presentations.

Minutes of Meetings

Minutes of the more recent meetings of JCCU are available on WebLearn. They are published here after being confirmed by the Committee as a true record.

These minutes are only accessible to members of the Department of Materials, and are stored on SharePoint.