The Technical Advisory Committee of COMSATS comprises of internationally renowned experts consisting of not more than 10 Members. The nominations for this Committee are made by The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and approved by the Coordinating Council.
The Technical Advisory Committee has the following functions:
- To review and advise on research and training priorities of the Member Centres.
- To assess the scientific merit of institutions proposed for membership of the Network, and to recommend suitable ones to the Coordinating Council.
In fulfilling these functions the Technical Advisory Committee may constitute Specialized Committees of scientists and technologists of high repute in the relevant disciplines.