The main function of the Academic Board is to contribute to academic planning in order to support the development and implementation of the Coleg's corporate strategy. It ensures representation and ownership by academics and students of the Coleg's work and processes.
The Coleg’s Academic Board has up to 34 members, including the chair. The board comprises eight members nominated by Welsh higher education institutions, 13 members appointed by the Coleg, up to eight members representing students and three members representing the further education sector. The chair of the Coleg’s Academic Collaboration Committee is an ex-officio member.