Powers and duties of
(15) (1) The Kulapati shall be the
principal administrative and Academic officer of theUniversity and shall in the absence
of the Kuladhipati preside at the meetings of the court. He shall be an ex-officio member
and Chairman of the
Executive Council and of the Academic Council, Member of the Court, and Chairman of the
Council and Chairman of such other authorities, committees and bodies of the University of
which he is a
member. He shall be entitled to be present and to speak at any meeting of any authority,
committee or other
body of the University but shall not be entitled to vote thereat unless he is a member of
committee or body concerned.
*The M P Vishwavidyalaya(Sansodhan)Adhiniyam,1994(No. 19 of 1994)
It shall be the duty of the Kulapati to ensure that this Act, the Statutes, the
Ordinances and the Regulations
are faithfully observed and he shall have all powers necessary for this purpose.
The Kulapati shall have the power to convene meetings of the court, the Executive
Council, the Academic
Council and of such other authorities, Committees and bodies of the University of which he
is the Chairman.
He may delegate this power to any other Officer of the University.
If in the opinion of the Kulapati any emergency has arisen which requires immediate
action to be taken, the
Kulapati shall take such actions as he deems necessary and shall at the earliest
opportunity thereafter report
action to such officer, authority, committee or other body as would have in the ordinary
course dealt with
Provided that the action taken by the Kulapati shall not commit the University to any
for a period of more than three months:
Provided further that where any such action taken by the Kulapati affects any persons in
the service of
the University such person shall be entitled to prefer, within thirty days
from the date on which such action is
communicated to him, an appeal to the Executive Council.
*Provided also that this power shall not extend to matters regarding amendment in the
Statutes, Regulations or any matter relating to appointments.
On receipt of a report under sub-section (4) of the authority, Committee or
body concerned does not
approve the action taken by the Kulpati it shall refer the matter to the Kuladhipati whose
shall be final.
The action taken by the Kulapati under sub-section (4) shall be deemed to be the action
taken by the
appropriate authority until it is set aside by the Kuladhipati on a reference made under
set aside by the Executive Council on an appeal under the second proviso to sub-section
If in the opinion of the Kulapati, any proceeding of any authority, committee or
other body of the University is
likely to be prejudicial to the interests of the University, he shall record his reasons
and refer the matter to the
Kuladhipati and so inform the authority, committee or other body concerned whereupon the
concerned shall not be given effect to till the matter is decided by the Kuladhipati under
sub-section (4) of
The Kulapati shall exercise general control over the affairs of the University and shall
give effect to the decisions
authorities of the University.
The Kulapati shall exercise such other power as may be prescribed by the Statutes,
*The M P
Vigshwavidyalaya(Sansodhan)Adhiniyam,1994(No.19 of 1994)