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Governing Body

Information on Governing Body at Dundalk Institute of Technology including members, reports and minutes.

The current governing body was appointed as per the Regional Technical Colleges Act 1992, Section 6(1): ‘There shall be a governing body of the college and the governing body, save as otherwise stated by this Act, shall perform the functions conferred on the college by this Act.’

The responsibilities of the Governing Body include:

  • Manage and control affairs of the college
  • Approve courses of study as it considers appropriate
  • Approve annual programmes and budgets
  • Determine numbers and terms and conditions of staff subject to the approval of the Minister

"Section 6 of the Regional Technical Colleges Act, 1992 provides for the Governing Body, which consists of the following members: a Chairman, the President, six persons nominated by the VECs, three staff, (two academic, one non-academic), two registered students, one nomination by the ICTU, and five persons considered (by the Academic Council) to be representatives of industry, agriculture, commerce, the professions and other interests as appropriate to the activities of the college."

Source: DkIT Self Study 2003

Information Packs for New Members

New appointees to the Governing Body of Dundalk Institute of Technology should familiarise themselves with this documentation. [This area is restricted to members of the Governing Body.]

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Governing Body Minutes

Read minutes from previous Governing Body meetings.

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Supporting Documentation for Meetings

Information packs and supporting materials for monthly governing body meetings. [This area is restricted to members of the Governing Body.]

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