The academic side of the University is divided into six faculties: Arts, Engineering, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, Medicine and Dentistry, Science and Social Sciences & Law. Deans are appointed for a term of 5 years by an appointment panel chaired by the Vice-Chancellor.
|Arts||Professor Michael Basker|
|Engineering||Professor Nishan Canagarajah|
|Medical and Veterinary Sciences||Professor Clive Orchard|
|Medicine and Dentistry||Professor Peter Mathieson|
|Science||Professor Jon Keating|
|Social Sciences and Law||Professor Judith Squires|