Bodies and Administration of UMIT
The legal entity of the academic educational institution UMIT – Private University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology – is the UMIT GmbH which is 90% owned by the Tyrolean Federal Government and 10% owned by the Leopold-Franzens-University (LFU) in Innsbruck, Austria. The bodies of this company are two Managing Directors, the Supervisory Board and the General Assembly.
The highest bodies of the university are the Scientific Advisory Council, the Rectorate and the Senate. The university is divided into four departments:
- Biomedical Informatics and Mechatronics
- Public Health, Healthcare Research and Health Technology Assessment
- Nursing Science and Gerontology
- Psychology and Medical Sciences
The Executive Board/ the Rectorate is supported in its work by the staff units for quality development and accreditation affairs, legal counselling and project management, corporate communication, university didactics, staff administration and medical school, as well as by the study management office and the departments for marketing and fundraising as well as financial management.