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HIGHER education higher education law 26.793 offers academic foreign universities in the Republic of Argentina. Requirements. Adopted: 14 November 2012 promulgated: 12 December 2012 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. they attest to the force of law: article 1 - foreign university institutions that aspire to open academic offerings in the Argentina Republic, must organize as private universities incorporated as non-profit, with status as a civil association or Foundation. Those who integrate the organ of Government and administration of the Foundation or non-profit must be native or nationalized Argentineans with at least four (4) years old, in a proportion of not less than seventy-five percent (75%) of its active members. Prior to any other processing the Ministry of education will give view to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, international trade and worship that opinion with respect to the consistency of the presentation with the guidelines of the foreign policy of the nation.
Article 2º - foreign institutions must explain in its institutional project the recognition of education as a public good and as a personal and social right, like thus also observe that their academic initiatives are consistent with the policies of State national in respect of Declaration of non-tradable good education.
Article 3º - these institutions shall be authorized by Decree of the national executive power, that will support their provisional operation for a period of six (6) years, prior favourable report of the National Commission for University evaluation and accreditation, in the conditions laid down by the present, by law 24.521 in article 63 and by Decree 276/99. During the period of temporary operation the Ministry of education will follow up in order to assess, on the basis of reports of the National Commission for University evaluation and accreditation, their academic level and the degree of compliance with their objectives and plans of action. Any modification of the statutes, the creation of new degree, the change in plans of study or modification thereof, require the authorization of the Ministry cited in each case.
Article 4º - before the end of the period of six (6) years of provisional operation from the corresponding authorization, settlement shall request the ultimate recognition, which will be granted by Decree of the national executive branch prior favourable report of the National Commission for University evaluation and accreditation.
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/VnpvTDVpWXM2TWhycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 fulfilled that period and if it had not reached the definitive recognition, the Ministry of education may punish the University institution with up to the removal of the provisional authorisation, implying the prohibition of starting the next school year, without diminishing the commitment to complete the academic periods related to the cohorts in regular attendance , as well as all other activities underway.
Article 5º - these institutions couldn't acced to grant any given by the State for the development of its institutional project.
Article 6º - shall apply, as here is not regulated, as prescribed in the law of higher education 24.521 and decrees 576/96 and 276/99 or rules that the los.
Article 7º - extends the term of one (1) year from the enactment of the present so that foreign universities already authorized to operate in our country complying with all the requirements and stipulations that are attached to this standard.
Article 8º - communicate to the national executive power.
GIVEN IN THE ASSEMBLY HALL OF THE ARGENTINE CONGRESS, IN BUENOS AIRES, ON 14 NOVEMBER OF THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND TWELVE.
-REGISTERED under no. 26.793 - BEATRIZ ROJKES de ALPEROVICH. -JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -Gervasio Bozzano. -John H. Estrada.
Date of publication: 17/12/2012 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/VnpvTDVpWXM2TWhycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09
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