The Chancellor is designated by the Founder and the Owner of the Kigali Independent University ULK and approved by the Board of Directors.
The main attributions of the Chancellor of ULK are :
- To preside over the academic year opening ceremonies of the University;
- To preside over the graduation ceremonies;
- To award academic titles, award merits and excellence titles;
- To attend other events or meetings when appropriate.
The Chancellor is replaced by the Chairperson of the Board of Directors when he/she is absent during graduation and other merit titles awarding.