Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board
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Chapter 2 - Constitution, Incorporation And Powers Of Board

1. With effect on and from such date as the State Government may by notification in the Official Gazette notify in this behalf, there shall be established for the purposes of this Act a Board to be called the Gujarat Secondary Education Board. The Board shall be body corporate and have perpetual succession and a common seal and may by the said name sue and be sued and shall be competent to acquire, hold and dispose of property, both movable and immovable, and to contract and to do all things necessary for the purposes of this Act.
2. The Board shall consist of a Chairman and a Deputy Chairman, both of whom shall be appointed by the State Government and of the following members that is to say-

  Class A-Ex-Officio Members.

1. The Director of Education.
2. The Director of Technical Education.
3. The Director of Agriculture.
4. The Chairman of the Board of Primary Education.
5. The Director, Gujarat State Board of School Text Books.
6. The Director, State Institute of Education.
7. The Director of Man Power, Employment and Training.
8. An officer of the Education Department not below the rank of a Deputy Secretary designated by the State Government.
9. The Chairman, State Board of Examinations.
10. The Chairman, Technical Examination Board : Provided that if there is no post having any of the designations mentioned above, the State Government may designate any officer holding a corresponding post, who deals, with the matters that would be normally connected with such post.

  Class B-Elected Members.

1. One member elected from amongst themselves by the members of the Academic Council of each University and of the institutions recognized by the University Grants Commission or declared by the Central Government as Universities in accordance with the provisions of clause (f) of section 2 or of section 3, as the case may be, of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 :

  Provided that where there is no Academic Council in any University or such institution recognized or declared as university, such authority of the University, or, as the case may be, such institution as may be approved by the State Government in this behalf shall be deemed to be the Academic Council of such University, or as the case may be, institution, for the purpose of this clause.