In accordance with the articles 3 and 4 of the Law 2/2003, 28 of January, of the Generalitat, of Social Councils of the Valencian Public Universities, the Social Council has the following competitions and functions:
a) Know, with anterioridad to his approval by the council of government, the basic criteria foreseen for the elaboración of the budget of the university, and formulate proposals to the respecto.
b) Approve, to proposal of the council of government, the annual budget of the university and his modifications, having to be informed periodically of the state of execution of the same.
c) Know, with previous character to his approval by the organ that proceed, the annual budget of the entities that depend of the university and of those in that the university have majority participation in his capital or bottom patrimonial equivalent, and formulate proposals to the respecto, without perjuicio of the mercantile legislation or another to which said entities can be subjected in function of his juridical personality.
d) Approve, to proposal of the council of government, the programming plurianual of the university and the strategic planning of the same.
e) Approve, with previous character to the transact of surrender of accounts in front of the General Intervention of the Generalitat Valencian or in front of the Sindicatura of Accounts or another organ that establish , the annual accounts of the university.
f) Approve, to proposal of the council of government, the relation of places of work of the personnel of administration and services of the university and his modifications.
g) Approve the annual accounts of the entities that depend of the university and of those others in that the university have majority participation in his capital or bottom patrimonial equivalent, without perjuicio of the mercantile legislation or another to which said entities can be subjected in function of his juridical personality.
h) Be informed by the council of government, of the staff of personnel concerning the relation of places of work of the educational personnel and researcher of the university, as well as of his modifications.
i) Supervise the ordinary functions of internal control of the accounts of the institution. To such effect, the intervention of the university, commission of control of accounts or equivalent organ, that exert the functions of control of the expense in the same, will inform annually to the Social Council of his performances. Likewise, the Social Council will be able to collect the realisation of audits of the accounts of the university and of the entities that of her can depend and of those in that the university have majority participation in his capital or bottom patrimonial equivalent, without perjuicio of the mercantile legislation or another to which said entities can be subjected in function of his juridical personality.
j) Agree, in the frame of the statutory norms and limit them that to the effect approve the Consell of the Generalitat, to proposal of the council of government, the allocation with individual character of concepts retributivos additional to the established with general character for the profesorado university.
k) Fix the academic taxes and other corresponding rights to the studies that do not involve the expedition of official titles, the public prices by the provision of services no academic by part of the university or by the use or cession of university installations as well as determine the diet retributivo of the profesorado that imparta seminars, courses and educations no conducentes to the obtaining of an official university title.
l) Be informed periodically of those that agreements celebrate to the amparo of the established in the article 83 of the Organic Law of Universities.
m) Inform with previous character the agreements, no included in the separated previous, to suscribir by the institution with physical or juridical people, public or private, of which derive economic obligations to the university whose cuantía surpass the one who to the effect agree the Social Council.
n) Propose to the competent organs of the Generalitat for his approval, any operation of indebtedness of the university or of the entities that of her depend or of those in which the university have majority participation in his capital or bottom patrimonial equivalent, without perjuicio of the mercantile legislation or another to which said entities can be subjected in function of his juridical personality.
o) Fix the guidelines or general lines, with full respect to the principles of advertising, merit and capacity, of the politics of scholarships, helps, exemptions and credits to the study and to the investigation that in his case award the universities with charge to his ordinary resources. Reglamentariamente Will establish the form of participation of the Social Council in the commissions that constitute to effects to execute the quoted political.
p) Coordinate and supervise the concesión of the social helps funded with charge to the ordinary resources of the university that destinen to the personnel of the same.
q) Approve, to proposal of the council of government, the concesiones of extraordinary credit or supplement of credit, whenever it have to effect an expense that can not be postponed to the following exercise and for which do not exist credit consigned in the budgets or the existent are insufficient and have the character of no expandable.
r) Authorise the transfers of expenses of capital to any another chapter of the budget of expenses of the university.
s) Authorise to the competent organ, previous proposal motivated of this, to purchase goods inmuebles, enajenar or have of the goods patrimoniales of the institution and of the goods pieces of furniture of extraordinary value, and of those that affect to the fulfillment of his ends as well as for desafectar the goods of public domain of the university. To such end, the Social Council will receive in the first quarter of every year natural a relation updated to the 31 of December of the previous exercise of the inventory of the goods that integrate the heritage of the entity.
t) Approve, to proposal of the council of government, the internal regulations that regulate, in the frame of the rule of contratación and of applicable heritage to the administration of the Generalitat, the contractual management and patrimonial of the university.
u) In general, supervise the activities of economic character of the university and evaluate the performance of the services being able to collect of the rest of the organs of the university, as well as of the services, centres and departments, the information that consider precise for the exercise of his functions.
v) Inform the collective agreements of the labour personnel of the university previously to his formalización.
a) Propose to the Consell of the Generalitat, previous report of the council of government, the creation, transformation and supresión of faculties, upper technical schools, university schools and university institutes, as well as the implantation, modification or supresión of university educations conducentes to the obtaining of an official title, or in his case, agree the same with the Consell of the Generalitat, when the initiative splits of this last.
b) Propose, previous report of the council of government, to the educational administration the approval of the agreements of adscripción to the university, of centres of upper education, university institutes, of institutions or centres of investigation or artistic creation, of public or private character, as well as of main schools and university residences.
c) Approve, previous report of the council of university coordination, the norms that regulate the progress and the permanence in the university of the students that do not surpass the corresponding proofs in the terms fixed, attending, anyway, to the characteristics of the diverse studies.
d) Promote the participation of professional and social sectors in the elaboración and reform of the content of the plans of study, to end to adapt the offer of the university studies to the social needs, and inform the economic assessment of the plans of studies that the university put in knowledge of the Generalitat, to the effects established in the article 35.2 of the Organic Law of Universities.
e) Promote the establishment of agreements between the university and public and private entities oriented to complete the training of the students and facilitate his employment.
f) Impulsar And, in his case, coordinate with the corresponding associations the destined performances to establish relations between the university and his ancient students, to end to keep the affective bonds and of potenciar the actions of mecenazgo in favour of the academic institution.
g) Transact the claims that present him relative to the operation of the university services when they have by object subjects whose supervision correspond to the Social Council, being able to request of the rector or of the rector or, in his case, of the administration the realisation of the performances that proceed.
h) Authorise the utilisation of the procedure negotiated without advertising for the acquisition of goods of team affections to the investigation.
i) Formulate suggestions and proposals to the council of government of the university tendentes to improve the operation of the university activities in his distinct appearances, and especially of the quality in the docencia and the investigation. To such effect the Social Council will be able to collect the realisation of audits or request reports and inspections of the competent external organs to evaluate the quality and the performance of the university services, included the docencia.
j) Agree with the rector or the rector the nomination and the revocación of the manager.
k) Inform, with previous character to the remisión to the Consell of the Generalitat for his approval, the projects of concert of collaboration between the university and the sanitary institutions.
l) Authorise the creation by the university, and also his participation in civil societies, mercantile, foundations, consortiums and other entities with own juridical personality.
m) Know all the agreements that adopt the claustro and the council of government, and those of the rector or the rector of which derive economic obligations.
n) Know, in his case, the activities of the defensor university or equivalent organ of the university realised in the exercise of the functions that has encomendadas, for which this will present to the Social Council of the university an annual report.
o) Know the reports of evaluation of the quality of the university, of his centres or titulaciones, that to the effect issue the National Agency of Evaluation of the Quality and Acreditación and the ones of the Valencian Commission of Acreditación and Evaluation of the Quality in the Valencian University System.
p) Those that other competitions attribute him by the ordenamiento juridical valid.
q) Designate and cease, and members of the council of government of the university, to the three members of the Social Council, by the procedure established in the article 19.2.
r) Promote bonds of mutual collaboration between the university and institutions and representative social entities.
s) Establish programs to facilitate the professional insertion of the titled university.
t) Realise studies on matters of his competition and, especially, on the adecuación of the offer of titulaciones and contents of the plans of studies to the social needs.
u) Promote orientations of the suitable university activity to the demands of the labour market.
v) Promote the creation of agreements between the universities and the public and private entities, oriented to specialise the training of the students and to facilitate his incorporation to the labour world.
w) Stimulate the activity researcher of the university and especially, promote that linked to the productive sectors of his surroundings, propiciando projects of investigation and development shared between the university and the companies or institutions.
x) Award helps, prizes, distinctions or recognitions inside the field of his competitions.
y) Impulsar the activities that allow an acercamiento of the alumnado university to the demands of work of the companies, of the administration and of the institutions to favour the professional insertion of the titled university and titled university.
z) Promote the realisation of studies on the labour situation of the people with university title and the social demand of new educations.
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