Powers of a Technical University

(1) A Technical University may

(a) award degrees including honorary degrees, diplomas, certificate and other qualifications agreed upon by the Council established under section 5;
(b) offer Higher National Diploma programmes

(1) approved by the National Council for Tertiary Education;
(ii) accredited by the National Accreditation Board; and
(iii) examined and certified by the National Board for Professional and Technician Examinations-

(c) provide for the general welfare, recreational and social needs -of staff and students of a Technical University; and
(d) exercise powers that are incidental to the achievement of the aims of a Technical University

(2) A Technical university may withdraw a degree, diploma or certificate it has awarded if it has evidence that proves that

(a) the degree, diploma or certificate was obtained through fraud, academic malpractice; or
(b) the process of acquiring the degree, diploma or certificate was tainted by an act that in the opinion of the Technical University undermines the integrity of the award-