Procuring Instruments and Expendable Items
The procurement of instruments and expendable items from third party funds is subject to the same rules as procurement from the state-appropriated budget. When allocating contracts, the university must use the regulations of the public procurement law and observe the principles of efficiency and economy. Questions about procurement procedures are answered by the Department of Procurement and Material Management.
Contracts for construction services are granted exclusively via Department E at the university. Decentralized institutions are not authorized to grant contracts of this nature.
Since April 1st, 2001, a maximum value for direct awards has been in effect; the limit is now set at €10,000. Direct awards are possible without further justification up to this amount.