The Academic Senate is a self-governing academic body. VSE’s Academic Senate approves the internal regulations of the University, the budget of the University, the Rector´s proposals of nominating or dismissing members of the Scientific Board and the long-term strategy of VSE in the area of educational and research activities.
What is the role of the Academic Senate?
acting upon a proposal from the Rector, takes decisions on establishing, merging, amalgamating, splitting or dissolving individual constituent parts of the university,
approves the rules of procedure of the Academic Senate, the internal rules of the faculty which are proposed by the Academic Senate of the Faculty, and on the basis of a proposal of the Rector other internal rules of the university and its parts,
approves the budget and the medium term of the university, which is submitted by the Rector, and monitors the financial management,
approves the annual reports on the activities and on the financial management of the university,
approves the report of the internal evaluation of the quality of the educational, creative, and related activities of the university, which is presented by the Rector,
gives its prior consent to appoint or dismiss the Rector’s proposals for nominating or dismissing members of the Scientific Board and expresses view on the intention of the Rector to appoint or dismiss Vice-Rectors,
votes on proposals to nominate or dismiss the Rector,
approves the strategic plan for the educational and creative activities of the university and the annual implementation plan of the strategic plan,
expresses its view on legal transactions that require the consent of the Board of Trustees of the University.