Annual Leave

Grade Leave Amount
Grades 1 - 6 27 days, 3 closure days and 8 bank holidays
Grades 7 - 9 30 days, 3 closure days and 8 bank holidays
Professorial and Equivalent 30 days, 3 closure days and 8 bank holidays

The dates of the closure days are agreed by the University Council and announced at the start of each leave year.

Part time staff receive a pro rata entitlement to annual leave. Closure days and Bank Holidays in accordance with the University Guidelines on Public Holidays and Closure Days Entitlements for Part-time Staff (refer to the 'Quick Links' box on the right hand side).

On termination of your employment, you should arrange to take any accrued annual leave prior to leaving the University. However, under exceptional circumstances staff are entitled to ​payment in lieu of outstanding annual leave entitlement. Please make this clear when completing the online leavers form.