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Laws of Bangladesh

The Chittagong University Act, 1973

( ACT NO. XXXIII OF 1973 )

Constitution of the Academic Council
28. (1) The Academic Council shall consist of the following persons-
 
 
 
 
Ex-officio members:
 
 
 
 
(a) the Vice-Chancellor;
 
 
 
 
1[(aa) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor or, if there is more than one, all the Pro-Vice-Chancellors;]
 
 
 
 
(b) the Deans of the Faculties;
 
 
 
 
(c) the Professors and the Chairman of Departments other than Deans;
 
 
 
 
2[(cc) the Directors of the University Institutes;]
 
 
 
 
(d) the Librarian of the University;
 
 
 
 
Nominated members:
 
 
 
 
(e) ten Principals of affiliated colleges of whom at least three shall be from the Principals of Government colleges to be nominated by the Chancellor;
 
 
 
 
(f) five persons from research bodies and centres of higher learning to be nominated by the Chancellor;
 
 
 
 
Elected members:
 
 
 
 
(g) two Associate Professors, two Assistant Professors and two Lecturers, other than Chairman of Departments 3[and the Directors of University Institutes], to be elected by the teachers themselves.
 
 
(2) Members other than ex-officio members shall hold office for a period of two years and shall continue in office until their successors having been nominated or elected enter upon the office:
 
 
 
 
Provided that the Associate Professors, Assistant Professors or Lecturers elected as such shall hold office so long as they continue to be such Associate Professors, Assistant Professors and Lecturers.

  • 1
    Clause (aa) was inserted by section 5 of the Chittagong University (Amendment) Act, 1999 (Act No. VIII of 1999)
  • 2
    Clause (cc) was inserted by section 2 of the Chittagong University (Amendment) Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. LXI of 1986)
  • 3
    The words “and the Directors of University Institutes” were inserted by section 2 of the Chittagong University (Amendment) Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. LXI of 1986)
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