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Role of the Governor as Chancellor of Universities of Madhya Pradesh

The Governor of Madhya Pradesh is the Chancellor of following Universities established and regulated by the Acts shown against them (in chronological order):-

S. No. Name of University Name of the relevant Act
1. Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University, Jabalpur Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1963
2. Awadhesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa Madhya Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1973
3. Barkatullah University, Bhopal Madhya Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1973
4. Devi Ahilya University, Indore Madhya Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1973
5. Jiwaji University, Gwalior Madhya Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1973
6. Rani Durgavati University, Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1973
7. Vikram University, Ujjain Madhya Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1973
8. Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University, Bhopal Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Mukt) Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1991
9. Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramodaya University, Chitrakoot Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramodaya Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1991
10. Rajiv Gandhi Proudyougiki University, Bhopal Rajiv Gandhi Proudyougiki Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 1998
11. Maharishi Panini Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Ujjain Maharishi Panini Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 2006
12. Gwalior Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Gwalior Gwalior Krishi Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 2009
13. Raja Man Singh Tomar Kala Evam Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya, Gwalior Raja Man Singh Tomar Kala Evam Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 2009
14. Nanaji Deshmukh Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur Nanaji Deshmukh Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 2010
15. Atal Behari Vajpayee Hindi Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal Atal Behari Vajpayee Hindi Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 2011
16. Madhya Pradesh Ayurvigyan Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh Ayurvigyan Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, 2011


By virtue of his office the Chancellor is the Head of the Universities and the President of the Court and when present he shall preside over the meeting of the court and at any Convocation of the University. The Chancellor has been conferred with the following powers under the provisions various sections of the relevant Acts :-