The Governor of Bihar shall be the Chancellor and shall, by virtue of his office, be the head of the University and the President of the Senate, and shall, when present, preside over meetings of the Senate, and at any convocation of the University.
The Chancellor shall have the powers to inspect the University, its buildings, laboratories, workshops and equipments, any College or hostel, the teaching or examinations conducted, or any act done by the University, and to get such inspection done by such person or persons who may be directed by him and to inquire or to cause an inquiry made, in like manner, in respect of any matter connected with the University 1[and it shall be the duty of the officers of the concerned University and College to render necessary assistance in such inspection provided that the Chancellor shall, in every case, inform the Vice Chancellor of his intention to inspect or inquire or to get the inspection or inquiry conducted and the University shall be entitled to representation therein].
(a) The Chancellor may send the results of such inspection or inquiry to the Vice Chancellor and the Vice Chancellor shall communicate the views of the Chancellor to the Syndicate and the Academic Council. 2(b) The Syndicate and the Academic Council shall report to the Chancellor within the specified period, such action, if any as has been taken or is proposed to be taken upon the results of such inspection or enquiry. (c) Where the Syndicate and the Academic Council fail to take action up to the satisfaction of the Chancellor within a reasonable time, the Chancellor may after considering the explanation furnished or representation filed by the Syndicate and the Academic Council, give such direction as he considers fit and the Syndicate and the Academic Council shall at once comply: Provided that notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (3) the Chancellor, if he deems necessary, on the basis of report received from the Vice Chancellor or otherwise, may call for explanation from any teacher or officer of the University or colleges affiliated to it and after the consideration on the charges, issue such direction as he deems fit, and the Vice Chancellor, the Syndicate and the Academic Council or the Governing Body or Ad Hoc Committee, as the case may be, shall comply with it within the specified period.