Academic Senate

The Academic Senate of the faculty is a self-governing representative academic body. According to § 27 of the Higher Education Act:
  1. decides on the establishment, merger, division or cancellation of faculty departments,
  2. approves the internal regulations of the faculty,
  3. approves the allocation of funds of the Faculty and controls their use,
  4. approves the Annual Activity Report and the Annual Report on the Faculty's Management,
  5. approves the conditions for admission to study in study programs carried out at the faculty,
  6. gives the Dean the consent to appoint and dismiss the members of the Scientific Council of the Faculty and the members of the Disciplinary Board of the Faculty,
  7. decides on a proposal to appoint a dean, or proposes to dismiss him / her, approves the strategic intent of the educational and creative activities of the faculty,
  8. expresses its views on the draft study programs carried out at the faculty, expresses the Dean's intention to appoint or recall Vice-Chairs.

The FIT Academic Senate is a bicameral. Members of the Academic Senate are elected by the academic community of the faculty. The Chamber of Academic Staff has 8 members, the student chamber of 5 members. The Academic Senate is elected for a three-year period.

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