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 University bodies


The University's governance is carried out by the following bodies: the General Council, the Rector and the Management Council. These bodies are incumbent of directing the University in its scientific, educational, and cultural activities and in its interaction with society, as well as of ensuring the proper planning and financial and administrative management of the institution.

The University comprises the following advisory bodies: Academic Senate, Cultural Council and Disciplinary Council. Falling within the authority of theses bodies to advise the Rector and the General Council in the exercise of their duties and to provide scientific opinions in accordance with these statutes
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