Chapter 2 Establishment, Structure and Functions, Duties and Powers of the Academy

Chapter 2 Establishment, Structure and Functions, Duties and Powers of the Academy

3. Establishment of the Academy:
(1) The Patan Academy of Health Sciences is, hereby, established to conduct study, teaching and research on the area of Health Sciences.
(2) The Central Office of the Academy shall be located in the Kathmandu valley.
(3) The Academy shall be known as Patan Academy of Health Sciences in English language. 4. Academy to be Autonomous Corporate Body:
(1) The Academy shall be an autonomous corporate body with perceptual succession.
(2) The Academy shall have a separate seal of its own for all of its business.
(3) The Academy may, like an individual, acquire, use, sell or otherwise dispose of movable and immovable property.
(4) The Academy may, like an individual, sue and may be sued in the same name.

5. Structure of the Academy: The organization of the Academy shall be as follows and their collective form shall be the structure of the Academy:
(a) Senate,
(b) Academic Council,
(c) Executive Council,
(d) Service Commission,
(e) Education Council,
(f) Faculty,
(g) Research Centre,
(h) Educational Institution,
(i) Hospital,
(j) Other bodies as prescribed.

6. Functions, Duties and Powers of the Academy: (1) The Academy shall have following Functions, Duties and Powers,-
(a) To carry out study, teaching, training and research in the various subjects of health,
(b) To provide qualitative and accessible health services,
(c) To conclude an agreement with National and International University, Educational Institution or Hospital for the operation of study, teaching, training and research in the various subjects of health,
(d) To produce skilled human resource necessary for the qualitative health services,
(e) To maintain co-ordination with National and International University, Educational Institution or Hospital for the strengthening various programmes to be operated by the Academy and upgrading quality of such programmes,
(f) To maintain relation, extent and upgrade with National and International University, Academy and International Institution related to Health and exchange mutual assistance,
(g) To organise or cause to organise workshop, conference and seminar in the various subjects of health,
(h) To publish or cause to publish various book relating to Health, (i) To carry out or cause to carry out other functions as prescribed.

(2) The functions, duties and powers of the Academy shall be exercised and abided by through the organisation of the Academy.