Section 16 in The Central Agricultural University Act, 1992

Title: Authorities of the University

Description: The following shall be the authorities of the University, namely:-- (1) the Board; (2) the Academic Council; (3) the Finance Committee; (4) the Research Programme Committee; (5) the Extension Education Advisory Committee; (6) the Board of Studies; and (7) such other authorities as may be prescribed by the Statutes.

Title: The Board

Description: (1) The Board shall be the principal executive body of the University. (2) The constitution of the Board, the term of office of its members and its powers and functions shall be prescribed by the Statutes.

Title: The Academic Council

Description: (1) The Academic Council shall be the principal academic body of the University and shall, subject to the provisions of this Act, the Statutes and Ordinances, have the control and general regulation of, and be responsible for, the maintenance of standards of learning, education, instruction, evaluation and examination within the University and shall exercise such other powers and perform such other functions as may be conferred or imposed upon it by the Statutes. (2) The constitution of the Academic Council and the term of office of its members shall be prescribed by the Statutes.

Title: The Finance Committee

Description: The constitution, powers and functions of the Finance Committee shall be prescribed by the Statutes.

Title: The Research Programme Committee

Description: The constitution, powers and functions of the Research Programme Committee shall be prescribed by the Statutes.

The Central Agricultural University Act, 1992