Section 9 in The National Institute of Fashion Technology Act, 2006
Title: Teaching at Institute
All teaching at the campuses of 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.
The President of India shall be the Visitor of the Institute.
Title: Authorities of Institute
The following shall be the authorities of the Institute, namely:--
(a) a Board of Governors;
(b) a Senate; and
(c) such other authorities as may be declared by the Statutes to be the authorities of the Institute.
The Senate of the Institute shall consist of the following persons, namely:--
(a) the Director-General, ex officio who shall be the Chairperson of the Senate;
(b) all Institute Campus Directors and Senior Professors;
(c) three persons, not being employees of the Institute, to be nominated by the Chairperson in consultation with the Director-General, from amongst 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 the Scheduled Tribes;
(d) one alumnus of the Institute to be nominated by the Chairperson in consultation with the Director-General by rotation; and
(e) such other members of the staff as may be laid down in the Statutes.
Title: Functions of Senate
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.