Section 13 in The South Asian University Act, 2008

Title: Other officers

Description: The manner of appointment and powers and duties of other officers of the University shall be such as may be prescribed by the Statutes.

Title: Privileges and immunities of President and academic staff

Description: The University, the President and the members of the academic staff and, where applicable, their dependents or members of the family, shall enjoy such privileges and immunities as the Central Government may notify under section 3 of the United Nations (Privileges and Immunities) Act, 1947 (46 of 1947).

Title: Authorities of University

Description: The following shall be the authorities of the University— (a) the Executive Council, (b) the Academic Council, and (c) such other authorities as may be declared by the Governing Board in the Statutes to be the authorities of the University.

Title: Executive Council

Description: (1) The Executive Council shall be the executive body of the University and shall exercise powers to give effect to the directions or decisions of the President and the Governing Board. (2) The constitution of the Executive Council, the term of office of its members and its powers and functions shall be such as may be prescribed by the Statutes.

Title: Academic Council

Description: (1) The Academic Council shall be the principal academic body of the University and shall, subject to the provisions of this Act, the Statutes and Regulations, co-ordinate and exercise general supervision over the academic policies of the University. (2) The constitution of the Academic Council, the term of office of its members and its powers and functions shall be such as may be prescribed by the Statutes.

The South Asian University Act, 2008