The University has adopted the International Definition of Antisemitism in full, including all of its examples.
The Definition was adopted on on an unknown date in October 2019.
The University has told Campaign Against Antisemitism that: “Having utilised the IHRA definition for disciplinary investigations since March 2017, the definition was formally adopted in October 2019 and confirmed as such in a letter to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government in that same month…The University’s Executive Board again noted their formal adoption of this at a meeting on 3 August 2020.”
This information was obtained after Campaign Against Antisemitism submitted a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 on 15th July 2020. On 11th August 2020, the University responded.