Hon'ble HE Kaptan Singh Solanki,Governer (Punjab)
The Governor of Punjab shall be the Chancellor of the university. The Vice-Chancellor shall be appointed by the Chancellor from amongst distinguished persons in the field of technical education on the advice of the state government from the panel of persons recommended by the Board of Governors through a search committee to be nominated by the Board of Governors. Provided that the first Vice-Chancellor of the university shall be appointed for a period of three years by the state government to manage the day to day affairs of the university. The Vice-Chancellor shall hold office for a term of three years which may be extended by Chancellor, on similar advice and recommendation of the Board of Governor for further period of three year. The Chancellor shall determine the amount of remuneration and other conditions of service of the Vice-Chancellor. Provided that such terms and conditions shall not be altered to the disadvantage of the Vice-Chancellor during the term of office. In case of illness or absence or leave of Vice-Chancellor or in any other contingency, Pro-Vice-Chancellor shall act as Vice-Chancellor. The Vice-Chancellor shall be the Principal Executive and the Academic Officer of the university and shall exercise general control over its affairs in accordance with the regulation and give effect to the decisions of authorities of the university.
It shall be the duty of the Vice-Chancellor to ensure that provisions of the Act and the Regulations are faithfully observed and he shall have all powers necessary for this purpose. If , in the opinion of Vice-Chancellor , an emergency has arisen which requires immediate action to be taken , the Vice-Chancellor take such action as he deems necessary and shall report the same for conformation at the next meeting to the authority , which in ordinary course would have dealt with the matter. Provided further that where any such action taken by the Vice-Chancellor is not approved by the authority concerned he may refer that matter to the Chancellor whose decision there on shall be final. Provided further that where any such action taken by the Vice-Chancellor affects any person in the services of the university , such person shall be entitled to prefer , with in thirty days from the date on which he receives notice of such action an appeal to the Board of Governors. The Vice-Chancellor such exercise such other powers as may be prescribed by the regulations.
Updated on 19-08-2015