Sri Venkateswara University is governed by the Sri Venkateswara University Act 1954 with necessary amendments made from time to time by the various Andhra Pradesh Acts connected with it. (For details of these amendments vide next page).
The latest amendment applicable to other Universities in the State also was made by the A.P. Act No. XIII of 1995.
The amendment of the Act came into force from 21-02-1995 as per the G.O.Ms. No. 43 Education (U.E.1-2) Department dated 21-02-1995. Till then the Board of Management functioned as the Governing Body of the University with all the provisions enshrined therein. Though the name of the governing body is changed into the Executive Council the constitution of the Executive Council actually took place on 22-04-1995. The salient features of the Act No. XIII of 1995 are:
However, the norms concerning the Academic Senate remain, as per Act No.4 of 1991).
SRI VENKATESWARA UNIVERSITY ACT, 1954
ANDHRA ACT XIV OF 1954
As amended by
President’s Act VIII 1954