The Department Council is composed of the head of department and chairperson, the secretary of the department and secretary, all permanent lecturers in the department, researchers whose duties match the department’s, and two representatives of students.

The Department Council is responsible for:

· Elaborating and submitting to the faculty council the programmes of research and supervise their execution;

· Ensuring teaching and research quality

· Proposing to the faculty council the rewards or punishment to given for lecturers, researchers and students;

· Proposing to the faculty the budget of the department;

· Conceive projects to submit to the research committee;

· Planning and supervising lecturers’ trainings in order to enhance their competences;

Respecting of academic calendar.