University council

 The Governing and Control of the Open University is vested in the Council which has the following powers.

The University Council appoints a qualified and suitable person to be the Secretary to Council. The Vice Chancellor is appointed by the Chancellor upon recommendation of the Search Committee formed by virtue of the Charter and Rules. The Chancellor upon recommendations of the Search Committee formed pursuant to the provisions of the University Charter appoints too Deputy Vice Chancellors to assist the Vice Chancellor in their respective functions.