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 1-51/ 2021 - 692, Patna dated 25.02.2023 under section 12 of the Act of Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna

1Hon'ble MinisterEducation Dept., Govt. of BiharChairman
2Hon'ble Vice-ChancellorAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaVice-Chairman
3Shri Hari Narayan SinghHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly, Bihar (Constituency : Harnaut)Nominated Member
4Sri Rishi KumarHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly, Bihar (Constituency : Obra)Nominated Member
5Sri Shakeel Ahmad KhanHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly, Bihar (Constituency : Kadwa)Nominated Member
6Smt. Sangita KumariHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly, Bihar (Constituency : Mohania (SC))Nominated Member
7Prof. (Dr.) Ram Vachan RaiHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Council, BiharNominated Member
8Prof. (Dr.) Rajendra Prasad GuptaHon'ble Member of Bihar Legislative Council, BiharNominated Member
9Additional Chief SecretaryDepartment of Education, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
10Additional Chief SecretaryDepartment of Health, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
11SecretaryDepartment of Science & Technology, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
12DirectorDepartment of Science & Technology, Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember
13DirectorHigher Education Dept., Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember (Nominated by Executive Council)
14Chief DirectorHealth Dept., Govt. of Bihar, PatnaMember (Nominated by Executive Council)
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
18Dean, School of Management TeachingsAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember
19ProctorAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember
20The RegistrarAryabhatta Knowledge University, PatnaMember-Secretary

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.