The Governing Council has the following competencies
General activity programme
The approval of the general programme of activities
Approval and liquidation of the ordinary budget
Approval of investment programmes
Movable and immovable property
The acquisition of movable and immovable property destined to the fulfilment of the consortium’s purpose.
The approval of such agreements as may be necessary for the fulfilment of its purposes.
Public sector contributions
The articulation of programmes that receive contributions from the public sector at community, national, regional or local level, and from the private sector, universities or international organisations.
The approval and awarding of all contracts necessary for the fulfilment of its purposes.
Expenditure and payments
Authorising and providing for expenditure and payments within the limits of the budget, except where expressly delegated
Incorporation into the Consortium
The approval of the incorporation into the Consortium of other universities or public or private entities, per the terms of these statutes.
Administrative and legal actions
The approval of administrative and legal actions
Interpreting the statutes
To interpret the Consortium statutes and establish the internal and complementary rules that may be necessary for accordance with the legislation in force.
Modification of the statutes
To agree on the modification of the statutes, the separation of members of the Consortium due to non-compliance, or the extinction of the Consortium.
The approval of the Consortium’s internal rules and regulations
Any other of a general nature and similar to the above under current legislation.
An executive committee may be appointed following the internal rules of the consortium, to which part of the functions of the Governing Council may be delegated, as well as decisions on matters of standard management that affect all the consortium members.