The Council is appointed by the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on recommendation of the Board of Management. It comprises of 13 individuals appointed by the AGM and the entire board of management.
In addition, the council can co-opt up to a maximum of three individuals, to offer technical assistance on need basis. The Co-opted members shall serve a term of two years, which may be renewed at the discretion of the council.
The members of the Advisory Council are appointed in their individual capacity.