The university council is the executive governing body of the university, responsible for the management and administration of the revenue and property of the university.

Parts of duties and responsibilities:

  • Proposing new academic and research fields to related authorities.
  • Proposing the capacity of students’ admission in each field to the board of trustees.
  • Inspecting the comprehensive design and development plans of the university and proposing the general policies to the board of trustees.
  • Approving the specific academic and research prescription of the university on the basis of general regulations.
  • Inspecting the matters proposed by the university chancellor about the yearly budget and giving opinions on them.
  • Proposing revision in organizational and administrative design of the university to the related organizations.
  • Approving the academic and research capacity and competency of institutions affiliating to or joining the university.
  • Overseeing and reviewing the management of the university and its performance
  • Confirming the university council’s directions
  • Accepting Iranian or foreign scientists as honorary members of the university
  • Overseeing and monitoring the academic activities of the university