Authorities of the University (Maharashtra National Law University, Act, 2014 | Amemded in 2018)

GENERAL COUNCIL (U/Section 11)

Sr. No.SectionName of the MemberEx-Officio/ Nomination basedCurrent StatusDesignation of the Member
1Section 11 (1) (i)Hon’ble Shri. Justice A.M. KhanwilkarEx-OfficioFilledJudge, Supreme Court of India and the Hon’ble Chancellor, MNLU, Aurangabad
2Section 11 (1) (iv)Hon’ble Shri. Justice Hrishikesh RoyEx-OfficioFilledJudge, Supreme Court of India
3Section 11 (1) (iii)Hon’ble Shri. K.K. VenugopalEx-OfficioFilledThe Attorney General of India
4Section 11 (1) (i-a)Hon’ble Shri. Justice Dipankar DattaEx-OfficioFilledChief Justice, High Court of Bombay and the Hon’ble Pro-Chancellor, MNLU, Aurangabad
5Section 11 (1) (vi)Hon’ble Shri. Eknath Sambhaji ShindeEx-OfficioFilledChief Minister and Minister for Law, State of Maharashtra
6Section 11 (1) (viii)Hon’ble Shri. Justice Prasanna B. VaraleEx-OfficioFilledJudge, High Court of Bombay
7Section 11 (1) (vii)Hon’ble Shri. Justice Sanjay V. GangapurwalaEx-OfficioFilledJudge, High Court of Bombay
8Section 11 (1) (v)Hon’ble Shri. Uday SamantEx-OfficioFilledMinister of Higher and Technical Education, State of Maharashtra
9Section 11 (1) (ix)Hon’ble Shri. Ashutosh KumbhakoniEx-OfficioFilledThe Advocate General of Maharashtra
10Section 11 (1) (xiii)Hon’ble Shri. Vikas Chandra RastogiEx-OfficioFilledPrincipal Secretary, Higher & Technical Education, Govt. of M.S.
11Section 11 (1) (xvii)Hon’ble Shri. Neeraj P. DhoteEx-OfficioFilledPrincipal Secretary, Law and Judiciary, Govt. of M.S.
12Section 11 (1) (x)Prof. Mamidala Jagdesh KumarEx-OfficioFilledChairperson, University Grants Commission, Delhi
13Section 11 (1) (xi)Adv. Manan Kumar MishraEx-OfficioFilledChairperson, Bar Council of India, New Delhi
14Section 11 (1) (xii)Adv. Gajanan Babaji ChavanEx-OfficioFilledChairperson Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa
15Section 11 (1) (xv)Prof. Dr. Faizan MustafaEx-OfficioFilledVice-Chancellor, NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad
16Section 11 (1) (xvi)Prof. Dr. Durgambini PatelEx-OfficioFilledSenior Professor of Law (Retd.), S.P. Pune University
17Section 11 (1) (xiv)Dr. Pratima JadhavEx-OfficioFilledDirector, Govt. Institute of Forensic Science, Mumbai
18Section 11 (1) (xiv)Prof Dr. Sadhana PandeEx-OfficioFilledProfessor of Law and HoD, Dept of Law, Dr.B.A.M.U.
19Section 11 (1) (xiv)Prof Dr. Abhijeet ShelkeEx-OfficioFilledProfessor of Management Science, Dr.B.A.M.U.
20Section 11 (1) (xvii)Prof. Dr. Kondaiah J.Ex-OfficioFilledProfessor of Law, MNLU, Aurangabad
21Section 11 (1) (ii)Prof. Dr. K.V.S. SarmaEx-OfficioFilledThe Vice-Chancellor, MNLU, Aurangabad

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL (U/Section 15)

Sr. No.SectionDesignation/PostPersons Nominated / Existing MembersEx-Officio/ Nomination basedCurrent Status
1Section 15 (3) (i)Vice Chancellor-ChairmanProf. Dr. K.V.S. SarmaEx-OfficioFilled
2Section 15 (3) (ii)A member of GC (Judge)Hon’ble Shri Justice Prasanna B. Varale, Judge of HC of Bombay at MumbaiNominationFilled
3Section 15 (3) (iii)Secretary or P.S of Higher & Technical Education, Govt. of MHShri. Vikas Chandra RastogiEx-officioFilled
4Section 15 (3) (iv)Secretary or P.S of Finance Department, Govt. of MHShri. O.P. Gupta (Expenditure)Ex-officioFilled
5Section 15 (3) (v)Secretary or P.S of Law & Judiciary, Govt. of MHShri. Neeraj P. DhoteEx-OfficioFilled
6Section 15 (3) (vi)A member of GC (Eminent Person in the Legal Field)Prof. Dr. Sadhana PandeyEx-OfficioFilled
7Section 15 (3) (vii)A member of GC (Eminent Person in the Educational Field)Prof. Dr. Durgambini PatelNominationFilled
8Section 15 (3) (viii)Professor or Associate Professor of the University to be nominated by the Vice-ChancellorProf. Dr. Kondaiah JonnalagaddaNominationFilled
9Section 15 (3) (viii)Professor or Associate Professor of the University to be nominated by the Vice-ChancellorProf. Dr. A. LakshminathNominationFilled
10Section 15 (3) (viii)Professor or Associate Professor of the University to be nominated by the Vice-ChancellorProf. Dr. Y. F. JayakumarNominationFilled
11Section 15 (3) (viii)Professor or Associate Professor of the University to be nominated by the Vice-ChancellorDr. Ashok P. WadjeNominationFilled
12Section 15 (3) (viii)Professor or Associate Professor of the University to be nominated by the Vice-ChancellorDr. Tanaya TaraiNominationFilled
13Section 29 (2) (viii)RegistrarDr. Ashok P. WadjeEx-officio SecretaryEx-officio Secretary

ACADEMIC COUNCIL (U/Section 22)

Sr. No.SectionDesignation/PostPersons Nominated / Existing MembersEx-Officio/ Nomination basedCurrent Status
1Section 22 (1) (a)Vice Chancellor-ChairmanProf. Dr. K.V.S. SarmaEx-OfficioFilled
2Section 22 (1) (b)EducationistProf. Dr. Paramjit JaswalNominationFilled
3Section 22 (1) (b)EducationistProf. Dr. Poonam SaxenaNominationFilled
4Section 22 (1) (b)EducationistProf. Dr. Vijender KumarNominationFilled
5Section 22 (1) (c)Nominee of the State GovernmentVacantNominationVacant
6Section 22 (1) (d)Nominee of the Bar Council of IndiaMr. Satish Abarao DeshmukhNominationFilled
7Section 22 (1) (e)All Heads of the DepartmentVacantNominationVacant
8Section 22 (1) (f)All ProfessorsProf. Dr. Kondaiah JonnalagaddaBy DefaultFilled
9Section 22 (1) (f)All ProfessorsProf. Dr. A. LakshminathBy DefaultFilled
10Section 22 (1) (f)All ProfessorsProf. Dr. Y. F. JayakumarBy DefaultFilled
11Section 22 (1) (f)All ProfessorsProf. Dr. B. H. ChoudharyBy DefaultFilled
12Section 22 (1) (f)All ProfessorsProf. (Dr.) Abdul HakeemBy DefaultFilled
13Section 22 (1) (g)Teaching StaffDr. Ashok P. Wadje (Associate Professor of Law)NominationFilled
14Section 22 (1) (g)Teaching StaffMs. Mahenaz Haque (Assistant Professor of English)NominationFilled
15Section 22 (1) (g)RegistrarEx-officio SecretaryEx-officio SecretaryEx-officio Secretary

BUILDING COMMITEE (U / Section 25(B)

Sr. No.SectionName of the MemberDesignation/Post
1Section 25 (B)(1)(ii)Hon’ble Shri. Justice R. D. DhanukaJudge, High Court of Bombay at Mumbai – Chairman
2Section 25 (B)(1)(i)Prof. Dr. K.V.S. SarmaHon’ble Vice-Chancellor
3Section 25 (B)(1)(iii)Shri. Vikas Chandra RastogiSecretary, Dept. of Higher & Tech. Edu. Govt. of MS
4Section 25 (B)(1)(iv)Shri. Manoj SaunikSecretary, PWD, Govt. of MS
5Section 25 (B)(1)(v)Shri. O.P. GuptaSecretary, Finance Dept., Govt. of MS
6Section 25 (B)(1)(vi)Shri. Neeraj P. DhoteSecretary, Law and Judiciary, Govt. of MS
7Section 25 (B)(1)(vii)Prof. Dr. Kondaiah JonnalagaddaProfessor of Law, MNLUA
8Section 25 (B)(1)(vii)Ms. Mahenaz HaqueAssistant Professor (English), MNLUA
9Section 25 (B)(1)(viii)Mr. Milind MahajanFinance and Accounts Officer, MNLUA
10Section 25 (B)(1)(ix)Shri. Satish WalvekarCivil Engineer, MNLUA
11Section 25 (B)(1)(x)Shri. Sanjay GedamChief Architect, PWD
12Section 25 (B)(1)(xi)Dr. Ashok P. WadjeRegistrar In-Charge, MNLUA

PLANNING BOARD (U / Section 25A (ii)

Sr. No.SectionName of the Members (Proposed)Designation (Under Section 25A (ii)Presence & Term
1Section 25A (1)(i)Prof. Dr. K.V.S. SarmaHon’ble Vice Chancellor, MNLU-AEx-Officio and Permanent
Section 25A (1)(ii)Ten Members to be nominated by EC on the recommendation of Vice-ChancellorAcademician/Expert/Judge/(Sitting or Retired)All Nomination based
1.Section 25A (1)(ii)Hon’ble Justice Shri. Prasanna Varale, Judge, High Court of Bombay at MumbaiExpert/Judge/(Sitting or Retired)Nomination & for 3 Years
2Section 25A (1)(ii)Hon’ble Justice Shri. Sanjay V. Gangapurwala, Judge, High Court of Bombay at MumbaiExpert/Judge/(Sitting or Retired)Nomination & for 3 Years
3Section 25A (1)(ii)Hon’ble Justice Shri. R. M. Borde, Judge (Retd.), High Court of Bombay at AurangabadExpert/Judge/(Sitting or Retired)Nomination & for 3 Years
4Section 25A (1)(ii)Prof. (Dr.) Ranbir Singh, Former Vice-Chancellor, Natioanl Law University, Delhi.AcademicianNomination & for 3 Years
5Section 25A (1)(ii)Prof. R. Venktata Rao, Former Vice-Chancellor, National Law School of India University, Bangalore.AcademicianNomination & for 3 Years
6Section 25A (1)(ii)Prof. (Dr.) Vijender Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur.AcademicianNomination & for 3 Years
7Section 25A (1)(ii)Prof. (Dr.) Dilip Ukey, Vice-Chancellor, Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai.AcademicianNomination & for 3 Years

FINANCE COMMITTEE

Sr. No.SectionDesignation under section 25Name of the MemberTerm
1Section 25 (1) (i)Vice Chancellor-ChairmanProf. Dr. K. V. S. SarmaEx-Officio and Permanent
Section 25 (1) (ii)Three Members nominated by EC from amongst its members out of whom at least one shall be a representative of the Govt. of MaharashtraAll Nomination based
2Section 25 (1) (ii)Judge, High Court of Bombay, Bench at AurangabadHon’ble Shri. Justice Prasanna Varale, Judge, High Court of Bombay at MumbaiNomination and for 3 Years
3Section 25 (1) (ii)Secretary, Finance Dept., Govt. of MaharashtraShri. O.P. Gupta (Expenditure) (Proposed)Nomination and for 3 Years
4Section 25 (1) (ii)Secretary, Law & Judiciary Dept., Govt. of MaharashtraShri. Neeraj P. Dhote (Proposed)Nomination and for 3 Years
5Section 25 (1) (iii)Finance and Accounts Officer of the UniversityMr. Milind MahajanEx-Officio for 3 Years