Rektor Universiti Malaysia Kelantan

Rektor Universiti Malaysia Kelantan

Rektor Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, a rector or rektorĀ  is a senior official in an educational institution, and can refer to an official in either a university or a secondary school. Outside the English-speaking world the rector is often the most senior official in a university, whilst in the United States the most senior official is often referred to as President and in the United Kingdom and Commonwealth of Nations the most senior official is the Chancellor, whose office is primarily ceremonial and titular. The term and office of a rector can be referred to as a rectorate. The title is used widely in universities in Europe.[Notes 1] and is very common in Latin American countries.

 

In some institutions, the chief executive of a university is the vice-chancellor, who may carry an additional title, such as “president & vice-chancellor“. … In many countries, the administrative and educational head of the university is known as the president, principal or rector.