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Universities (Scotland) Act 1966

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Schedule 1Composition of Courts of Older Universities

Part I

St. Andrews

(a)the rector;

(b)the principal;

(c)the master of the United College of St. Salvator and St. Leonard;

(d)the vice-principal of the University, if he is not a member of the University Court in another capacity ;

(e)an assessor nominated by the chancellor ;

(f)an assessor nominated by the rector ;

(g)the provost of the royal burgh of St. Andrews for the time being, or an assessor nominated by him to serve throughout his term of office as provost; ,

(h)the convener of the county council of the county of Fife for the time being, or an assessor nominated by him to serve throughout his term of office as convener ; ,

(i)four assessors elected by the General Council;

(j)six assessors elected from among its members by the Senatus Academicus, of whom one shall be a professor in St. Mary's College, and of whom at least two shall be readers or lecturers ;

(k)such persons, not exceeding three in number of whom none may hold an appointment in the University of St. Andrews, as may be co-opted by the University Court.

Part II

Glasgow

(a)the rector;

(b)the principal;

(c)the lord provost of the city of Glasgow for the time being ;

(d)an assessor nominated by the chancellor ;

(e)an assessor nominated by the rector ;

(f)an assessor nominated by the lord provost, magistrates and council of the city of Glasgow ;

(g)four assessors elected by the General Council;

(h)six assessors, elected from among its members by the Senatus Academicus, of whom at least two shall be readers or lecturers ;

(i)such persons, not exceeding three in number of whom not more than one may hold an appointment in the University of Glasgow, as may be co-opted by the University Court.

Part III

Aberdeen

(a)the rector;

(b)the principal;

(c)the lord provost of the city of Aberdeen for the time being ;

(d)an assessor nominated by the chancellor ;

(e)an assessor nominated by the rector ;

(f)an assessor nominated by the lord provost, magistrates and council of the city of Aberdeen ;

(g)four assessors elected by the General Council;

(h)six assessors, elected from among its members by the Senatus Academicus, of whom at least two shall be readers or lecturers;

(i)such persons, not exceeding three in number of whom not more than one may hold an appointment in the University of Aberdeen, as may be co-opted by the University Court.

Part IV

Edinburgh

(a)the rector;

(b)the principal;

(c)the lord provost of the city of Edinburgh for the time being ;

(d)an assessor nominated by the chancellor ;

(e)an assessor nominated by the rector ;

(f)an assessor nominated by the lord provost, magistrates and council of the city of Edinburgh ;

(g)four assessors elected by the General Council;

(h)six assessors, elected from among its members by the Senatus Academicus, of whom at least two shall be readers or lecturers;

(i)such persons, not exceeding three in number of whom not more than one may hold an appointment in the University of Edinburgh, as may be co-opted by the University Court.

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