Joint Resource Allocation Review Group

This group concluded its work in HT2013

Terms of Reference

  1. To review the operation of T-JRAM for all undergraduate provision currently encompassed within the JRAM in the light of HEU undergraduate fee levels from 2012/13 and HEFCE’s proposed funding changes.
  2. To ensure that proposals arising from the review remain within the framework and principles of the current model.
  3. To consider the University’s academic strategy and priorities for undergraduate teaching, and how these may be reflected within the overall JRAM framework, either formulaically or through overlays and transfers.
  4. In considering the above to be mindful of the structure and operation of the T-JRAM in terms of its ability to enable decentralised decision-making and maintain transparency and accountability.
  5. To make recommendations to Council, via PRAC and Education Committee, and Conference in MT13.


Professor William James Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Planning & Resources) (Chair)
Dr Sally Mapstone Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education)
Professor Roger Davis Chair of JRAAB
Ms Moira Wallace Provost, Oriel College
Dr Mark Pobjoy Senior Tutor of Magdalen College and Chair of the Senior Tutors’ Committee
OUSU Representative  

Officers in Attendance

  • Dr Mike GloverDirector of Planning & Resource Allocation, PRAS
  • Mr Tom Wale, Head of Resource Allocation, PRAS (Secretary)