ERIC Number: ED200115
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
The Administration of the Institutions of Higher Education Act. (Act No. 362 of June 13, 1973, as Amended in Pursuance of Act No. 328 of June 10, 1976).
Ministry of Education, Copenhagen (Denmark).
An English-language transcript of the Administration of the Institutions of Higher Education Act of Denmark (Act No. 362 of June 13, 1973 as amended in pursuance of Act No. 328 of June 10, 1976) is provided. General provisions lay out the responsibilities of the Ministry of Education in regard to higher education institutions. Responsibilities of the primary institutional administrators are outlined, as are the powers of collegiate governing councils. Election of academic administrators and representatives on the governing councils is spelled out in detail. The scope of interest and authority of the governing bodies is defined, and briefing, discussion, and voting systems are outlined. Special rules applying to specialized institutions or departments, non-state funding, museums, funding of student organizations, and governance groups are listed. Personnel supervision and grievance procedures are given, and temporary provisions are noted. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Deans, Administrators, College Administration, College Faculty, College Governing Councils, Elections, Foreign Countries, Governance, Government School Relationship, Grievance Procedures, Higher Education, Museums, Power Structure, Private Financial Support, State Departments of Education, State Legislation, Student Organizations
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ministry of Education, Copenhagen (Denmark).