Governance Structures - Council


The NWU Council

The Council governs the university in terms of chapter 4 of the Act, the regulations and policies issued in terms of the Act, the Statute and the Rules, including, at a minimum, the adoption of purpose and value statements as well as strategic plans, determination of policy, making the Statute, the Rules, the processes, the delegations of authority, the monitoring of operational performance and management, and establishing committees and, together with the senate, joint committees, to ensure that the university achieves its purpose and values.


Membership matters: Nominations and Elections for Council members

1.  Support staff member to Council (NWU Statute, par 4(1)(e)

Click on the links below to open the relevant documents.

Nomination letter
Nomination form

Nominations close on 16 February 2022.