AU academic senate formed
The Academic Senate of Andhra University was constituted with the State Government nominating 78 persons belonging to different categories.
Principal Secretary to the Department of Higher Education Ajay Misra announced the list of nominated persons on Thursday.
They are from AU faculty (20); Principals of affiliated colleges (20); members from women, SC, ST and BC categories (7); Principals of junior colleges (2); experts from fields of medicines, law, engineering, business and banking (10); non-teaching staff of AU (2); students representatives-who are toppers in examinations of some subjects (6); librarian from AU campus (1); Physical Director (1); persons from research laboratories (2); professors from other universities (5) and representatives of privates colleges managements (2).
Among those nominated from fields of medicine, industry, etc. are noted plastic surgeon Dr. C.V. Rao, noted orthopaedic surgeon Dr. S.V. Adinarayana Rao, Director of NSTL, CMD of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, Chairman of VPT, General Manager of Andhra Bank, CMD of Symbiosis O. Naresh Kumar, an advocate BSSN Raju.
The Ministry of Social Justice has sanctioned Rs. 2 crore to Andhra University for construction of a new hostel building for its engineering girls students.