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;
  7. 7
    .. .. .. ..;
  8. .. .. .. ..;
  9. [.. .. .. ..;
  10. .. .. .. ..;
  11. .. .. .. ..];
  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.

Professor Shirish R Kulkarni

VICE-CHANCELLOR SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY
VALLABH VIDYANAGAR - 388 120
THE DIRECTOR (COMMISSIONER OF HIGHER EDUCATION)
2.
COMMISSIONER OF HIGHER EDUCATION GUJARAT STATE, OLD SACHIVALAYA
BLOCK NO.12, 3RD FLOOR,
GANDHINAGAR -382 010
THE DIRECTOR OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION
3.
DIRECTOR OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION

GUJARAT STATE, JUNA SACHIVALAYA
SECTOR-10, BLOCK NO-2, 2ND FLOOR,
GANDHINAGAR - 382 010

THE DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES AND MEDICAL EDUCATION
4.
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH & MEDICAL SERVICES & MEDICAL EDUCATION G-BLOCK, 2ND FLOOR,
CIVIL HOSPITAL, SECTOR-12,
GANDHINAGAR-382 012
TWO HEADS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY
5. PROF. URMILABEN HARMANBHAI PATEL HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS, SARDAR PATEL UNIVERSITY
VALLABH VIDYANAGAR(M) 98983 99054, (O) 226844 (R) 230040
6.

Vacant



TWO PRINCIPALS OF DEGREE COLLEGE AFFILIATED TO THE UNIVERSITY
7.

DR.MOHANBHAI CHHAGANBHAI PATEL

PRINCIPAL N. S. PATEL ARTS COLLEGE,
ANAND. (M) 99243 00280 (O) 250640 (R) 248223
8.

VACANT



TEN PERSONS ELECTED BY THE SENATE
9.

RAJENDRAKUMAR JAYDEVBHAI BAROT

“VANDEMATARAM”B/h. H.M.PATEL’S BUNGLOW, NEAR AMIKRUPA GIRLS HOSTEL, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR-388 120

(M) 98250 25981
10.

SHRI INDRAJIT NATVARLAL PATEL


G-2, SAUMIL APPARTMENT, Nr. KAMYA GIRLS ’S HOSTEL, OFF. KARAMSAD ROAD, VALLABH VIDYANAGAR - 388 120.

11.

SHRI. BIPINCHANDRA
PURSHOTTAMDAS PATEL


SHRI MOTILAL NIVAS
TOWER BAZAR
ANAND - 388 001.
12.
SHRI. KETANKUMAR P. PATEL

SECRETARY, CHAROTAR EDUCATION SOCIETY, ANAND – 388 001, (M)98250 26207 (O)240176

(R)244 654

13.

---


---

---

List of Syndicate Members


Sr.No.NameDesignationAddress
14.

SHRI. PATEL PARTH BIPINCHANDRA


LECTURER, SHREE J. M. PATEL ARTS COLLEGE,OPP. NEW BUS STATION,ANAND - 388 001.(M) 99250 09614 (O) 250168(R)244215

15. VACANT


16.

KORALI PREMCHAND MORARBHAI


ANAND ARTS COLLEGE,ANAND.(M)99988 46190 (O)250260

17.
PRAGNESHKUMAR ARVINDBHAI PATEL

YOGI PARK SOCIETY,
NANDANVAN, OPP. ANAND ARTS COLLEGE,
ANAND-388 001
18.

MS. DIPIKABEN BHUPENDRABHAI PATEL


NR. PANCHAYAT BHAVAN, LAMBHVEL. TA. & DIST. ANAND. (M)99741 30076

TWO REPRESENTATIVES ELECTED BY THE CHARUTAR VIDYA MANDAL
19.

DR. BHAVESHBHAI D. PATEL
PRINCIPAL

V.P.&R.P.T.P. SCIENCE COLLEGE VALLABH VIDYANAGAR- 388 120

(M)94093 09407 (O)230011
20.

SHRI DEVANGBHAI RAMESHBHAI PATEL

“HIMANSHU” PETLAD ROAD NADIAD-387 001. DIST.KHEDA

(M) 98244 44444 (R) 0268-2521533
ONE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURE, ANAND
21.

SHRI GIRISH B. JANI


ADDITIONAL DIRECTOR BHAVAN'S MUNGALAL GOENKA INSTITUTE OF POST GRADUATE STUDIES & RESEARCH, BHARATIYA VIDYA BHAVAN, K. M. MUNSHI MARG, MUMBAI -400 007

ONE REPRESENTATIVE ELECTED BY THE BIRLA EDUCATION TRUST
22.

DR. FAROKH SORABJI UMRIGAR

PRINCIPAL BIRLA VISHWAKARMA MAHAVIDYALAYA
VALLABH VIDYANAGAR-388 120.
GOVERNMENT NOMINATED MEMBERS
23.

SHRI RAJNI PATEL


PATEL CHOWK, SOJITRA

(M) 94270 62888

24.

Dr. N. V. SHASTRI


PROFESSOR, B-1, UNIVERSITY STAFF COLONY,VALLABH VIDYANAGAR

(M) 98249 56978

25.


SHRI NILESH JAYANTIBHAI PATEL


1, AMBICA SADAN,NANDAN BUNGALOW,NEAR BIG BAZAR, ASHA VIHAR FLAT,ANAND

(M) 98258 55988

26.

SHRI YOGENDRASINH SOLANKI


18-B, ANKUR SOCIETY, NEAR COLLECTOR’S BUNGLOW, ANAND-388 001

(M) 94274 57276