The decision-making and advisory bodies

Major decisions and political directions are taken by councils and committees composed of teaching staff, administrative and technical staff, students and external figures.

The Board

The Board approves the university's strategy and budget.

It is made up of 16 representatives of the academic staff, 6 representatives of technical and administrative staff, 6 representatives of students, 1 representative of PhD students, 12 external members.

The Academic Council

Consulted on policy directions for training, research, sharing of scientific, technical and industrial knowledge, and scientific and technical documentation, on the qualification of the positions of university lecturers, professors and researchers, on accreditation requests, and on the contract for the establishment. It submits a long-term global strategy for the disability policy. It combines:

The Education & Student life commission

It is notably consulted on the directions for ongoing and initial education, accreditation requests and plans for new courses, and the assessment of training and education. It prepares the measures concerning: training regulations, the orientation, monitoring and professional integration of students, the cultural, sporting, social and associative activities available to students, and the improvement of their living and working conditions.

The Research Commission

Distributes the research resources budget, sets out the operating rules for laboratories, and is consulted on agreements with national research institutions. The research commission adopts the measures designed to enable students and staff to develop activities for the sharing of scientific, technical and industrial knowledge

The Strategic Advisory Committee (SAC)

The Strategic Advisory Committee meets once a year and produces recommendations, which are transmitted to the Board and the Academic Council.

It is composed of eight to twelve people, representatives of local authorities, international scientific personalities, personalities from the socio-economic and cultural sector. The members of the SAC are appointed by the Board.
Published on  February 3, 2020
Updated onJuly 30, 2020