Gujarat Technical University will get a new Vice Chancellor



Gujarat Technical University has decided to set up a new panel for appointment of new Vice Chancellor. Earlier Akshay Aggarwal was the chancellor of the University and now he have resigned from the position.

Gujarat state education minister Bhupendresingh Chdasama on VC election:

  • The committee formed to appoint the Vice Chancellor of Gujarat Technical University is headed by MN Patel
  • Three suitable names for the position will be suggested by the committee eligible for the post of Vice Chancellor
  • The report on the three names shortlisted and choice of Vice Chancellor for GTU will be submitted within a month

Members of the committee made for the choice of VC:

  • MN Patel is heading the committee
  • There are three other members in the committee, one of whom is Pankaj Jani of Ambedkar University
  • The other two members of the committee are from UGC and AICTE

According to sources, Patel has said that he has received no written conformation on being the head of the managing committee for the appointment of the Vice Chancellor of Gujarat Technical University.

"I have not received any formal letter from the government about my appointment as chairman of the search committee," he said to The Indian Express.