III. Chancellor of State Universities
Hon’ble Governor is ex-officio Chancellor of the State Universities. As per the provisions of the Act of the concerned University, the Governor appoints the Vice Chancellor on the advice/ in consultation with the State Government. As Chancellor, the Governor also presides over the Convocation of the State Universities, whenever present. Chancellor also appoints his/her nominees on various bodies like Senate, Syndicate, Board of Management, Selection Committee and Academic Council of the State Universities. The Chancellor has been entrusted with the powers to enquire into the affairs of the State Universities as per the provisions of the Act.
There are 24 State Universities in Rajasthan.