This body co-ordinates the work of the Academy's top executives in conjunction with representatives from branches of science. Its membership consists of the leading officials and the representatives of each of the three major fields of study (i.e. mathematics and natural sciences, life-sciences, and social sciences).
The Board sets up standing committees to solve special tasks. These are: the Committee on International Relations, and the Social Welfare Committee.
Its members are:
László Lovász, F.M., Chair, President of MTA
Ádám Török, F.M., Secretary-General of MTA
Beáta Mária Barnabás, C.M., Deputy Secretary-General of MTA
Tamás Freund, F.M., Vice-President of MTA
Lajos Vékás, F.M., Vice-President of MTA
Domokos Szász, F.M., Vice-President of MTA
Miklós Szabó, F.M.
József Bokor, F.M.
Tivadar Tulassay, F.M.
Péter Zilahy, Ph.D., Head of the President's Office, Secretary of the Board