The core values of Leiden University are set out in the 2015-2020 Institutional Plan: Freedom to Excel.
The Executive Board is responsible for the overall management and administration of Leiden University.
Appointments with the members of the Executive Board can be made via the relevant contact persons.
The Board of Governors is responsible for supervising the overall management and administration of the University. The Board of Governors also provides advice to the Executive Board.
The Management Board comprises the Executive Board and the deans of the faculties.
The Deans and the Rector Magnificus (Chairman) together constitute the Council of Deans. The Council of Deans also acts as the Doctorate Board.