Section 24 in The Indian Maritime University Act, 2008
Title: The Planning Board
(1) The Planning Board shall be the principal planning body of the University.
(2) The Planning Board shall be responsible for monitoring the development of the University.
(3) The constitution of the Planning Board, term of office of its members and its powers and functions shall be prescribed by the Statutes
Title: The Boards of Schools
(1) There shall be such number of Boards of Schools as the University may determine from time to time.
(2) The constitution, powers and functions of the Boards of Schools shall be such as may be prescribed by the Statutes.
Title: The Finance Committee
The constitution, powers and functions of the Finance Committee shall be prescribed by the Statutes.
Title: Other authorities of the University
The constitution, powers and functions of other authorities, as may be declared by the Statutes to be the authorities of the University, shall be prescribed by the Statutes.
Title: Power to make statutes
Subject to the provisions of this Act, the Statutes may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:--
(a) the constitution, powers and functions of the authorities and other bodies of the University, as may be constituted from time to time;
(b) the election and continuance in office of the members of the said authorities and bodies, the filling up of vacancies of members, and all other matters relating to those authorities and other bodies for which it may be necessary or desirable to provide;
(c) the manner of appointment of the officers of the University, terms and conditions of service, their powers and duties and emoluments;
(d) the manner of appointment of teachers, academic staff and other employees of the University and their emoluments;
(e) the manner of appointment of teachers and academic staff working in any other University or organisation for a specific period for undertaking a joint project, their terms and conditions of service and emoluments;
(f) the conditions of service of employees including provision for pension, insurance and provident fund, the manner of termination of service and disciplinary action;
(g) the principles governing the seniority of service of the employees of the University;
(h) the procedure for arbitration in cases of dispute between employees or students and the University;
(i) the procedure for appeal to the Executive Council by any employee or student against the action of any officer or authority of the University;
(j) the conferment of autonomous status on a college or an institution or a Department;
(k) the establishment and abolition of Schools, Departments, Centres, Halls, colleges and institutions;
(l) the conferment of honorary degrees;
(m) the withdrawal of degrees, diplomas, certificates and other academic distinctions;
(n) the conditions under which colleges and institutions may be admitted to the privileges of the University and the withdrawal of such privileges;
(o) the institution of fellowships, scholarships, studentships, assistantships, medals and prizes;
(p) the delegation of powers vested in the authorities or officers of the University;
(q) the maintenance of the discipline among the employees and students; and
(r) all other matters which by this Act are to be or may be provided for by the Statutes.