Academic Council

The Academic Council of MCI Management Center Innsbruck Internationale Hochschule GmbH is responsible for organizing the teaching and examinations at the MCI. Its specific duties are as follows:

  1. Election of the Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson from a list of three candidates proposed by the Executive Director. The list can be reduced to two with the consent of the Academic Council.
  2. Applications to be made to the Executive Director for dismissal of the Chairperson or Deputy Chairperson, or opinions to be issued on such intention on the part of the Executive Director in cases of gross infringement or negligence of their duties or their inability to continue to fulfill them.
  3. Changes relating to accredited study programs by mutual agreement with the Executive Director.
  4. Installation and discontinuation of study programs and programs of further education by mutual agreement with the Executive Director.
  5. Budget proposals (investments, operating and personnel expenses) to be submitted to the Executive Director.
  6. Proposals for the appointment and dismissal of faculty to be submitted to the Executive Director.
  7. Coordination of all teaching at the content level.
  8. Evaluation of all teaching, including curricula and examination regulations.
  9. Award and revocation of academic degrees, recognition of academic degrees earned abroad and, by mutual agreement with the Rector, conferment of honorary awards.
  10. Issue of rules of procedure and a statute by mutual agreement with the Executive Director. The statute has to be published in suitable form and include the curricula and examination regulations, rules for the election of the Academic Council, the establishment of working groups and their statutes, measures aimed at gender equality, provisions for the advancement of women, and guidelines for the conferral and use of academic titles and for the award of academic honors.
  11. Rulings on complaints lodged against decisions taken by study program directors.

Term of office

The Academic Council was constituted on September 1, 2012 for a three-year term of office.


The Academic Council

Meet the MCI Academic Council playvideo

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Franz Pegger


Phone: +43 512 2070 – 7300
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Office: MCI I, 1. Stock, Kollegiumsbüro
(date according to agreement)

The members of the MCI Board