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06/12/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Chittagong University Act, 1973

( ACT NO. XXXIII OF 1973 )

The Syndicate
25. (1) The Syndicate shall consist of the following persons:-
 
 
 
 
(a) the Vice-Chancellor;
 
 
 
 
1[(aa) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor or, if there is more than one, all the Pro-Vice-Chancellors;]
 
 
 
 
(b) six University teachers to be elected by the such teachers from among themselves;
 
 
 
 
(c) two representatives of the Senate, one being a Registered Graduate and the other an educationist, to be nominated by the Senate;
 
 
 
 
(d) three persons to be nominated by the Chancellor;
 
 
 
 
(e) one person to be nominated by the Academic Council;
 
 
 
 
(f) one distinguished citizen to be nominated by the Senate from outside its membership;
 
 
 
 
(g) two College Principals, one from the Principals of the Government affiliated colleges and the other from the non-Government affiliated colleges of University to be nominated by the Academic Council; and
 
 
 
 
(h) one Government official, not below the rank of a Secretary, to be nominated by the Government.
 
 
 
 
(2) The elections of members of the Syndicate shall be held in such manner as may be prescribed by the Statutes:
 
 
 
 
Provided that the University teachers to be elected under clause (b) of sub-section (1), one shall be elected from each of the following categories, namely:-
 
 
 
 
(i) Deans;
 
 
 
 
(ii) Provosts;
 
 
 
 
(iii) Professors;
 
 
 
 
(iv) Associate Professors;
 
 
 
 
(v) Assistant Professors; and
 
 
 
 
(vi) Lecturers.
 
 
 
 
(3) The members of the Syndicate shall hold office for a term of two years but shall continue in office till their successors having been elected or nominated enter upon the office:
 
 
 
 
Provided that the University teachers, College Principals, representatives of the Senate and Government nominee shall hold office so long as they continue to be such teachers, Principals, members and official.

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    Clause (aa) was inserted by section 4 of the Chittagong University (Amendment) Act, 1999 (Act No. VIII of 1999)
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