syndicate

Constitution of the Syndicate

  1. 1 The Syndicate shall be the executive authority of the University and shall consist of the following namely :-
    1. The Vice-Chancellor,
    2. 2[ The Director of Higher Education and if he is unable to attend, the officer designated under clause (xi) of paragraph (B) of I-Ex-Officio Fellows of section 15.
      1. The Director of Technical Education, and if he is unable to attend, the officer designated under clause (xi) of paragraph (B) of I-Ex-Officio Fellows of section 15.
      2. The Director of Health and Medical Services and Medical Education and if he is unable to attend, the officer designated under clause (xia) of paragraph (B) of I-Ex-officio Fellow of section 15.]
    3. Two Heads of Departments of the University elected by the Senate from amongst the Heads of Departments of the University in accordance with the Statutes,
    4. Two Principals elected by the Senate from amongst the Principals of the degree colleges affiliated to the University, in accordance with the Statutes,
    5. Ten persons elected by the Senate in accordance with the Statutes 3 [from amongst Fellows other than those who are Heads of University Departments or principals of Colleges or are Fellows under paragraph (D) under the heading "I-Ex Officio Fellows" or under clauses (i) and (ii) of paragraph (B) under the heading "II-Ordinary Fellows", in section 15],
    6. Two representatives elected by the Charutar Vidya Mandal,
    7. One representative of the Institute of Agriculture elected by the trustees of Sheth Mansukhlal Chhagaulal Trust and of Sheth Munglal Goenka Trust.
    8. One representative elected by the Birla Education Trust;
    9. 4 Four persons nominated by the State Government from amongst distinguished educationists, teachers, social workers and such other class of persons irrespective of whether they are members of the Senate], provided that a member elected under clauses (c) to (e) shall cease to hold office as such member if he ceases to be a Head of the University Department, or a Principal, or a Fellow of the Senate as the case may be.

  2. The term of office of the elected members of the Syndicate shall be three years.

  3. If for any reason whatsoever the elected member remains absent for four consecutive ordinary meetings of the Syndicate, he shall vacate his seat on the Syndicate.


1 The sub-section was substituted for the original by Gujarat Act No. 8 of 1966, S. 13.

2 These clauses were substituted for the clause “(b) The Director of Education or his nominee who shall not be lower in rank than that of a Deputy Director of Education” by Gujarat Act No. 10 of 1982

3 These words were substituted for the words “from amongst the Fellows” by Gujarat Act No. 15 of 1970, S.6.

4 This clause was inserted by Gujarat Act No. 10 of 1982.

Powers and Duties of the Syndicate


Subject to such conditions as may be prescribed by or under the provisions of this Act, the Syndicate shall have the following powers and perform the following duties, namely :-

  1. to hold, control and administer the property and Funds of the University;
  2. to enter into, vary, carry out and cancel contracts on behalf of the University in the exercise or performance of the powers and duties assigned to it by this Act and Statutes;
  3. to determine the form of, provide for the custody and regulate the use of the common seal of the University;
  4. to administer funds placed at the disposal of the University for specific purposes;
  5. to prepare the annual accounts and to frame the annual financial estimates of the University and to submit them to the Senate;
  6. subject to clause (ix) of sub-section (1) of section 20, at any time during an official year :
  7. to make provision for buildings, premises, furniture, apparatus, books and other means needed for carrying on the work of the University;
  8. to accept on behalf of the University trusts, bequests, donations, and transfers of any movable or immovable property to the University;
  9. to transfer any movable or immovable property on behalf of the University;
    1. 5to raise loans upon the security of the assets of the University after obtaining previous permission of the State Government;]
  10. to manage and regulate the finances, account and investments of the University;
  11. to institute ––
    1. a Printing and Publication Department;
    2. an Information Bureau; and
    3. an Employment Bureau;
  12. to make provision for-
    1. ;
      1. extra-mural teaching and research; and
      2. University Extension activities;
    2. Sports and athletic clubs; and
    3. Students' welfare;
  13. to manage colleges, 6[University departments], institutions of research or specialized studies, laboratories, libraries, museums and hostels maintained by the University;
  14. to recognize hostels and to provide housing accommodation for teachers of the University;
  15. to arrange for and direct the inspection of affiliated colleges, recognized institutions and hostels, and to issue instructions for maintaining their efficiency and for ensuring proper conditions of employment for members of their staff, and payment of adequate salaries, and in case of disregard of such instructions, to recommend to the Senate modifications of the conditions of affiliation or taking of such other steps as it deems proper in that behalf;
  16. to call for reports, returns and other information from affiliated colleges, recognized institutions or hostels;



5 This clause was added by the Gujarat Act XL of 1963.
6 These words were substituted for the word “departments”by Gujarat Act No. 8 of 1966, S.14(a).

Powers and Duties of the Syndicate


  1. to supervise and control the admission, conduct and discipline of the students of the University and to supervise and control their residence and to make arrangements for promoting their health and general welfare;
  2. to recommend to the Senate the conferment of honorary degrees and academic distinctions in the manner prescribed by Statutes;
  3. to award fellowships, travelling fellowships, scholarships, studentships, exhibitions, medals and prizes;
  4. to appoint Heads of 1[University Departments] in accordance with Statutes;
  5. save as otherwise provided by this Act or the Statutes, to appoint on the recommendation of a committee of selection, if any, as required by this Act or Statutes, the officers (other than the Chancellor and the Vice-Chancellor), teachers and servants of the University, to define their duties and the conditions of their service, and to provide for the filling of temporary vacancies in their posts;
  6. to recognize a member of the staff of an affiliated college or recognized institution as a teacher of the University and withdraw such recognition;
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  12. 8
    [to fix remuneration of examiners] and to arrange for the conduct of, and for publishing the results of the University examination and other tests;
  13. to fix, demand and receive such fees and other charges as may be prescribed by the Ordinances;
  14. to make, amend and cancel Ordinances;
    1. 9to accept, reject or refer back Regulations framed by the Academic Council;]
  15. to exercise such other powers and perform such other duties as may be conferred or imposed on it by or under this Act;


7 These clauses were deleted, ibid. S.14 (b)

8 These words were substituted for "to appoint examiners to fix their remuneration" by Gujarat Act No. 10 of 1982.

9 This clause was inserted, by Gujarat Act No. 8 of 1966. S. 14 (c).

List of Syndicate Members


Sr.No. Name Designation Address
THE VICE-CHANCELLOR
1.

PROF. SHIRISH R. KULKARNI

VICE-CHANCELLOR SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY
VALLABH VIDYANAGAR - 388 120
THE DIRECTOR (COMMISSIONER OF HIGHER EDUCATION)
2.
COMMISSIONER OF HIGHER EDUCATION BLOCK -12, 2ND FLOOR, DR. JIVRAJ MEHTA BHAVAN, GANDHINAGAR. PIN.  382 010.
THE DIRECTOR OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION
3.
DIRECTOR OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION

BLOCK NO. 2, 6TH FLOOR, KARMYOGI BHAVAN, SECTOR-10-A, GANDHINAGAR. PIN.  382 010

THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES AND MEDICAL EDUCATION
4.
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH & MEDICAL SERVICES & MEDICAL EDUCATION 7TH BLOCK, 7TH FLOOR, SACHIVALAYA, GANDHINAGAR. PIN. 382 010.
TWO HEADS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY
5.  

DR. K. C. PATEL

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BIOSCIENCES
SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR. PIN. 388 120 (O) 02692-234 402/4
6.

DR.NIRANJANKUMAR PUNAMCHAND PATEL

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SANSKRIT
SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR. PIN. 388 120. (M) 98259 49753
TWO PRINCIPALS OF DEGREE COLLEGE AFFILIATED TO THE UNIVERSITY
7.

DR. VIJAYSINH M. VANAR

PRINCIPAL
ANAND COMMERCE COLLEGE, SHREE RAMKRISHNA SEVA MANDAL, NR. TOWN HALL, ANAND.  PIN. 388 001. (M) 98792 16684
8.

DR. BHAVESH DINESHBHAI PATEL

PRINCIPAL

VITTHALBHAI PATEL & RAJRATNA P. T. PATEL SCIENCE COLLEGE, NR. SHASTRI MAIDAN, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR.PIN. 388 120. (M) 95864 42019

TEN PERSONS ELECTED BY THE SENATE
9.

SHRI ALPESH HARISHBHAI PUROHIT

HARSH JYOT, NEAR UNIVERSITY CIRCLE OPP. PURNIMA GARDEN, RESTORENT, BAKROL ROAD, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR. PIN. 388 120. (M) 98984 43330

10.

SHRI. BIPINCHANDRA P. PATEL


SHRI MOTILAL NIVAS TOWER BAZAR, ANAND. PIN. 388 001. (M) 98256 09614

11.

SHRI. KETANKUMAR P. PATEL


SECRETARY,CHAROTAR EDUCATION SOCIETY, ANAND. PIN. 388 001. (M) 98250 26207
12.

SHRI MAHENDRABHAI KEVALDAS NAYI


57, ASTHA DARSHAN BUNGLOWS, B/H. PALIKA NAGAR, OPP:ASKASHDEEP TENAMENT, ANAND. (M) 94294 15361
13.

SHRI KAMLESHBHAI RAMESHBHAI PATEL


PO:SHAHPUR, TA.PETLAD. DIST.ANAND. (M) 99749 61393

List of Syndicate Members


Sr.No.NameDesignationAddress
14.

SHRI YAGNESHKUMAR MOHANLAL DALVADI


DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS STUDIES, SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR.  PIN. 388 120. (M) 94287 99455

15.

SHRI MAHAMADRAFI GULABBHAI MANSURI


NALINI - ARVIND & T. V. PATEL ARTS COLLEGE, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR. PIN. 388 120. (M) 94299 58820

16.

SHRI VIKAS JITENDRAKUMAR SHAH


MOTI TALATI POD, NR MADHI CHAKLA,  PO:NADIAD, TA.NADIAD, DIST:KHEDA. PIN. 387 001. (M) 98252 96377

17.

SHRI PREMCHAND MORARBHAI KORALI


ANAND ARTS COLLEGE, SHREE RAMKRISHNA SEVA MANDAL, NR. GRID, ANAND. PIN. 388 001. (M) 99988 46190
18.

SMT. PRATIXA CHUNIBHAI PATEL


N. S. PATEL ARTS COLLEGE, SARDAR PATEL EDUCATION TRUST, BHALEJ ROAD, ANAND. PIN. 388 001. (M) 96016 82371

TWO REPRESENTATIVES ELECTED BY THE CHARUTAR VIDYA MANDAL
19.

SHRI MEHULKUMAR DINESHCHANDRA PATEL


HON. JT. SECRETARY, CHARUTAR VIDYA MANDAL, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR. PIN.  388 120. DI-ANAND. (M) 98251 77275
20.

SHRI DEVANGBHAI RAMESHBHAI PATEL


“HIMANSHU”,  PETLAD ROAD, NADIAD. PIN.387 001. DIST.KHEDA. (M) 98244 44444
ONE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURE, ANAND
21.

SHRI RAHUL ANAND DALAL


#1, MARLOW CHS. 62-B SIR POCHKHANWALA ROAD, WORLI, MUMBAI. PIN.400 030. (M) 98104 35588

ONE REPRESENTATIVE ELECTED BY THE BIRLA EDUCATION TRUST
22.

SHRI MANISH S. PATEL


VICE-PRESIDENT, CHARUTAR VIDYA MANDAL, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR. PIN. 388 120. DI-ANAND. (M) 98252 09227
GOVERNMENT NOMINATED MEMBERS
23.

SHRI RAJESHBHAI  RAMESHBHAI PATEL


18, SHIVALAY BUNGLOW, NR. RAMDEV MANDIR, V.V.NAGAR ROAD. KARAMSAD. DIST.ANAND. (M) 94264 00757/94081 50500
24.

SHRI SANJAYKUMAR RAMANBHAI PATEL


PO:RALAJ, TA.KHAMBHAT, DIST. ANAND. (M) 98255 85650
25.

SHRI SUNILBHAI SURYAKANTBHAI SHAH


GANDHI CHAWK, BORIAVI. TA & DI- ANAND. (M) 98796 50762/84608 91104
26.

SHRI MITESHBHAI RAMESHBHAI PATEL


MILANKUNJ SOCIETY, HIGH SCHOOL ROAD, PO:VASAD. TA.ANAND. (M) 98250 24935