The university senate consists of the academic staff that meets at least once a semester to discuss the academic affairs of the university and submit recommendations to the university council for consideration.
Currently Academic Committee of the Senate consists of the following members:-
- Dr. Mohamed Muse Jibril – Vice President, AA, AU – Chairman
- Suleiman Hassan Ali, - Chief Registrar, AU
- Dr. Willis Oso Yuko – Senior Advisor, Academic Affairs & Secretary. to Management.
- Abubokor Said Ali, - Dean, Faculty of Business & Public Administration, AU
- Edwin O. Okech, - Dean, Faculty of Computing & Informatics, AU – Secretary
- Mohamed A. Osman - Dean, Faculty of Agriculture & Environment, AU
- Abdirizak Mahamud Osman, - Dean, Faculty of Economics & Political Science, AU
- Tawakal A. Ali - Assistant Editor, University Academic Journal Committee, AU
- Abdirahman Ahmed Muhumed, - Dean, Faculty of Education, AU
- Harun Ismail Warsame, - Dean, Freshman Department, AU
- Bishar Elmi Yey, - Director, Quality Assurance and Maintenance of Standards, AU
- Dr. Mohamed Ali Nageeye, - Dean, Faculty of Sharia & Law, AU
- Eng. Abdikarim Idiris Nour, - Dean, Faculty of Engineering, AU