Section 10 in The National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Act, 1998

Title: Teaching at Institute

Description: All teaching at the Institute shall be conducted by or in the name of the Institute in accordance with the Statutes and the Ordinances made in this behalf.

Title: Visitor

Description: (1) The President of India shall be the Visitor of the Institute. (2) The Visitor may appoint one or more persons to review the work and progress of the Institute and to hold inquiries into the affairs thereof and to report thereon in such manner as the Visitor may direct. (3) Upon receipt of any such report, the Visitor may take such action and issue such directions as he considers necessary in respect of any of the matters dealt with in the report and the Institute shall be bound to comply with such directions.

Title: Authorities of Institute

Description: The following shall be the other authorities of the Institute, namely:-- (a) a Senate; (b) such other authorities as may be declared by the Statutes to be the authorities of the Institute.

Title: Senate

Description: The Senate of the Institute shall consist of the following persons, namely:-- (a) the Director, ex officio, who shall be the Chairperson of the Senate; (b) the Dean, ex officio; (c) five professors of the Institute, to be nominated by the Chairperson in consultation with the Director, by rotation; (d) three persons, not being employees of the Institute, to be nominated by the Chairperson in consultation with the Director, from among educationists of repute, one each from the fields of science, engineering and humanities and one of them shall be either from the Scheduled Castes or from the Scheduled Tribes; and (e) such other members of the staff as may be laid down in the Statutes.

Title: Functions of Senate

Description: Subject to the provisions of this Act, the Statutes and the Ordinances, the Senate of the Institute shall have the control and general regulation, and be responsible for the maintenance of standards of instruction, education and examination in the Institute and shall exercise such other powers and perform such other duties as may be conferred or imposed upon it by the Statutes.