The CNEAI is chaired by the head of ANECA and is made up of a representative appointed by each of the autonomous communities, with the rank of director general and with competence in university and/or research matters. The Secretary General for Universities acts as Vice-President.
The CNEAI is also made up of twelve academic and research staff appointed by the Secretary of State with responsibility for universities. The secretariat of the CNEAI is held by the head of ANECA's Teacher Evaluation Division, who will also be a full member.
The composition of the CNEAI is as follows: