Members of the Court

1. The constitution of the Court and the term of office of its members shall be prescribed by the Statute.

2. The Court shall necessarily meet every year in the month of August/September for such number of days as the "Executive Council" consider necessary.

3. Subject to the provisions of this Act, the court shall have the following powers and functions, namely,

  1. to review, from time to time, the broad policies and programmes of the university and to suggest measures for the improvement of the university.
  2. to consider and pass resolutions on the annual report and annual accounts of the university and the report of its auditors in such accounts
  3. to advise the Chancellor in respect of any matter which may be referred to it for advice and
  4. to perform such other functions as may be prescribed by the Statutes.

The Court of the University has been constituted by the Govt. vide memo no. 15/एम 1-06/ 2015 - 1567, Patna dated 07.08.2015 under section 12 of the Act of Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna

Sl.No.NamesDesignation 
1Hon'ble MinisterEducation Dept., Govt. of BiharChairman
2Hon'ble Vice-ChancellorAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaVice-Chairman
3Additional Chief Secretary/ Principal SecretaryDepartment of Education, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
4Additional Chief Secretary/ Principal SecretaryDepartment of Health, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
5Principal SecretaryDepartment of Science & Technology, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
6DirectorDepartment of Science & Technology, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
7ProctorAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember
8Shri Kedar PandeyHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Council, BiharNominated Member
9Sri Niraj KumarHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Council, BiharNominated Member
10Sri Anjani Kumar SinghFormer Chief Secretary, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaNominated Member
11Dr. Ratneshwar MishraFormer HoD, History Dept., L. N. Mithila University, DarbhangaNominated Member
12Prof. (Dr.) Ram Bachan RaiHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Council, BiharNominated Member
13Prof. (Dr.) Rajendra Prasad GuptaHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Council, BiharNominated Member
14Dean, Students WelfareAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember (vacant)
15Dean, School of Engineering & TechnologyAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember
16Dean, School of Health & MedicineAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember
17Dean, School of Educational Training and ResearchAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember
18Five Principals of Colleges maintained by the University Nominated by Hon'ble Vice-ChancellorNominated Member (vacant)
19Elected Employee University/Colleges Employee Union Elected Member (vacant)
20Elected StudentUniversity Student UnionElected Member (vacant)
21DirectorHigher Education Dept., Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember (Nominated by Executive Council)
22DirectorHealth Dept., Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember (Nominated by Executive Council)
23Two Principals of the CollegesNominated by Executive CouncilNominated by Executive Council (vacant)
24Two HoDs of UniversityNominated by Executive CouncilNominated by Executive Council (vacant)
25Eminent EducationistNominated by Hon'ble Vice-ChancellorNominated by Executive Council (vacant)
26The RegistrarAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember-Secretary

NEW COURT
The court shall be constituted by the State Government which shall consist of the following persons, namely –

  1. the Minister, HRD- Chairman
  2. the Vice-Chancellor- Vice-Chairman
  3. the Principal Secretary/Secretary, HRD
  4. Dean Student's Welfare
  5. Proctor
  6. Principal Secretary/ Secretary, Health and family Welfare.
  7. Principal Secretary/Secretary, Science & Technology
  8. the Director of Technical Education, Bihar
  9. the Deans of Schools
  10. Five principals of the colleges maintained by the university as are not Deans to be nominated by the Vice-Chancellor in rotation.
  11. Four persons to be selected by the Speaker of the assembly from amongst the member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly, one of whom shall be from schedule caste/schedule tribe, one from other backward classes and one from women.
  12. Two persons, to be selected by the chairman of the council from amongst the members of Bihar Legislative Council.
  13. One employee of the university/college elected by the university/and college employees association.
  14. One student from amongst the students of the university to be elected by the members of the students' union.
  15. Such members of the Executive Council as are not members of the Court under the above provisions.
  16. Four persons to be nominated by the state Government who are known for their academic interest.