It is the principal academic body of the institue. It is responsible for maintenance of standards of instruction, education, research and examination within the institue.

Members of Senate

S.N. Provision of the MoA Nominee
1 The Director of the Institute shall be the Chairperson of the Senate; Director, IIIT Vadodara
2 Heads of all Departments, Centers, Faculties or Schools or Centers, as the case may be, comprising the Institute; Vacant
3 Deans In-charge of academic, research and student affairs in the Institute; Prof. Suman Mitra, Dean (AP)
Prof. Sanjeev Gupta, Dean (R&D)
4 Six members from faculty from amongst the professors of the Institute to be nominated by the Board; Prof. Pratik Shah
Prof. Dhirendra Sinha
5 Three persons of eminence in education to provide an inter-disciplinary understanding to be nominated by the Board; Dr. Surendra Prasad, IIT Delhi
Dr. Pandu Rangan, IIT Madras
Dr. Sivakumar, IIT Bombay
6 Such other persons to be nominated by the Board on the basis of statutes to provide representation in such fields of knowledge or technology which are, in its opinion, not adequately represented. Dr. K. Kesavasamy, TCS
Prof. T. Harinarayana, GERMI