A 10-week public consulation ran from 8 August 2022 to 14 October 2022.

Consulation feedback was analysed independently by Ashbrook Research and Consultancy and is now available to view:

Consulation feedback summary


Staff, students, external stakeholders and members of the public were invited to have their say as part of the consultation, which consisted of:

  • Online information events
  • Drop-ins with our merger coordinator across campuses and learning centres
  • A survey for staff, students, and the public
  • Comment cards on campuses and learning centres
  • Staff focus groups
  • Let's blether sessions for students
  • External stakeholder engagement events and meetings

We also encouraged email responses to