Prof. Suleiman Ahmed Gulaid, President, Amoud University, in his Office in Amoud University, Main Campus, Borama, Somaliland, December 31st, 2020


18 November 2018
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Office of the President

The President is the chief Executive Officer of the University, the President is appointed by the Board of Trustees for a period of four years from the senior members of the University Management or from outside the University.

He/She can be re-appointed when his/her term expires and the President is the Chairperson of the University Council and is assisted by one or two Vice-Presidents.

Functions and Powers of the President

The President shall:

  1. Oversee and ensure efficient and effective day-to-day operations of the University;
  2. Ensure that all the University rules and regulations are being observed and that all policies and decisions of the main organs of the University are implemented as planned;
  3. Appoint the senior officers of the University as stipulated in Article 14.2, and subject to approval by the Board of Trustees in accordance with Article 10.2 (3);
  4. Appoint the staff of the University subject to approval by the Council in accordance with Article 11.3 (1);
  5. Chair University Council meetings;
  6. Submit proposals, policies, reports and budgets to the Board of Trustees for review and approval;
  7. Be the Chief Spokesperson of the University on major policy issues;
  8. Represent the University in national and international forums and gatherings;
  9. Enter into binding agreements and contracts with other parties to be ratified by the Council;
  10. Provide the necessary leadership to the University community and initiate, along with the deputies, short-term and strategic plans in order to attain the objectives of the University;
  11. Oversee the efficient management of University human and material resources;
  12. Authorize the initiation of legal proceedings, defend, or compromise in the name of, and on behalf of the University;
  13. Be responsible to Board of Trustees for management of finances of the University;
  14. Have responsibilities and undertake duties as stipulated in the Constitution of the Republic of Somaliland, and as specified by the
    Commission for Higher Education;
  15. Have such other powers and duties as may be conferred upon him/her by the Board of Trustees in line with this Constitution;
  16. Perform other duties as may be directed by the Minster of Education and Higher Studies, or by the Commission for Higher Education, or by the Board of Trustees.

Prof. Suleiman Ahmed Gulaid
President, Amoud University
Cell phone: +252(063)4454004

Administration & Finance Office
Amoud University
Borama Town, Somaliland
Tel: +252-63-614144


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