Promotion of teacher

**49-A (1)    (This section shall be deemed to have been inserted w.e.f. 13th day of March 1984.)
                      Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any other provision of this Act, a lecturer or a
                      Reader in the University substantively appointed under Section 49, who has put in such length of service
                      and possesses such qualifications as prescribed in the promotion scheme formulated by the University
                      Grants Commission, or the Ministry of Human Resources Department of Education, Government of
                       India and adopted by the State Government and the University, may be given promotion to the post of
                       Reader or Professor, respectively.

              (2)    Such promotions shall be given on the recommendation of the Selection Committee constituted under
                       sub-section (2) of Section 49 in such manner and subject to such conditions as prescribed in the
                       promotion schemes or in the Ordinance made by the Univesity.

              (3)    Nothing contained in this Section shall affect the posts of the teachers of the University to be filled by
                      direct recruitment in accordance with the provisions of Section 49.

              (4)    For promotion the higher post shall be deemed to be automatically created by upgradation of the lower
                       post and it shall be a cadre post :

                            Provided that the higher post shall automatically be converted into the lower post when the incumbent
vacates the higher post.”