LIST OF PRESIDENTS OF THE AIU AND PLACES WHERE ANNUAL MEETINGS WERE HELD

Sl.No

Name

Tenure

Place of Meeting

1

Dr. Akbar Hydari

Nawab-Hyder Nawaz Jung Bahadur
(Member Executive Council)
and Member University Council 

Osmania University Hyderabad (Deccan)

1925-27 

Delhi and Banaras

2

Sir R. Venkataratnam Naidu

Vice Chancellor

University of Madras

Madras

1927-28 

Madras

3

Prof. A. C. Woolner

Vice Chancellor

Panjab University, Lahore

1928-30

Patna and Dacca

4

Principal A. B. Dhruva

Pro-Vice Chancellor

Banaras Hindu University

Banaras

1930-31

Mysore

5

Rev. Dr. W. S. Urquhart

Principal

Scotish Church College

Calcutta

1931-32 

Lahore

6

Diwan Bahadur K. R. Menon

Vice Chancellor

University of Madras

Madras

1932-33 

Hyderabad

 (Deccan)

7

Prof. G. H. Langley

Vice Chancellor

University of Dacca, Dacca

1933-34 

Delhi

8

Prof. P. A .Wadia

University of Bombay

Bombay

1934-35 

Calcutta

9

Mr. R. Littlehailes

Vice Chancellor

University of Madras

Madras

1935-36 

Aligarh

10

Pandit Amarnath Jha

Professor of English

University of Allahabad

Allahabad

1936-37 

Nagpur

11

Dr. C. R. Reddy

Vice Chancellor

Andhra University, Waltair

1937-38 

Allahabad

12

Diwan Bahadur S.E. Runganadhan

Vice Chancellor

University of Madras, Madras

1938-39 

Bombay

13

Rajakaryapravina N. S. Subba Rao

Vice Chancellor

University of Mysore, Mysore

1939-40

Waltair

14

Dr. A. C. Sen Gupta

Director of Public Instructions

and Secretary to Government Central Provinces of Berar

Nagpur

1940-41

Trivandrum

15

Dr. Syamaprasad Mookerji 

77, Ashutosh Mukerjee Road, Calcutta

1941-42

Annamalainagar

16

Prof. A. B. A. Haleem

Pro Vice Chancellor

Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh

1942-43 

Mysore

17

Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

Vice Chancellor

Banaras Hindu University

Banaras

1943-44

Hyderabad (Deccan)

18

Dr. Sachidanand Sinha

Vice Chancellor

University of Patna

Patna

1944-45

Patna

19

Sir Maurice Gwyer

Vice Chancellor

University of Delhi, Delhi

1945-46

Colombo

20

Dr. J. C. Chatterjee

Vice Chancellor

Agra University, Agra

1946-47

Jaipur

21

Prof. N. K. Sidhanta

Dean, Faculty of Arts

University of Lucknow

Lucknow

1947-48

Cuttack

22

Sir A. L. Mudaliar

Vice Chancellor

University of Madras

Madras

1948-49 

Madras

23

Sir Ivor Jennings

Vice Chancellor

University of Ceylon

Colombo

1949-50 

Banaras

24

Pandit K. L. Dubey

Vice Chancellor

University of Nagpur

Nagpur

1950-51 

Rangoon

25

Dr. G. S. Mahajani

Vice Chancellor

University of Rajputana

Jaipur

1951-52 

Delhi

26

Shri K. K. Handiqui

Vice Chancellor

University of Gauhati

Gauhati

1952-53 

Waltair

27

Mr. Htin Aung

Rector

University of Rangoon

Rangoon

1953-54

Mysore

28

Dr. Zakir Husain

Vice Chancellor

Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh

1954-55

Patna

29

Dewan Anand Kumar

Vice Chancellor

Panjab University, Solan

(Shimla Hills)

1955-56 

Aligarh

30

Shrimati Hansa Mehta

Vice Chancellor

M S University of Baroda

Baroda

1956-57

Calcutta

31

Dr. V. S. Krishna

Vice Chancellor

Andhra Pradesh University

Waltair

1957-58 

Peradeniya (Ceylon)

32

Shri G. C. Chatterji

Vice Chancellor

University of Rajasthan

Jaipur

1958-59 

Chandigarh

33

Dr. D. C. Pavate

Vice Chancellor

Karnatak University

Dharwad

1959-60

Baroda

34

Sir Nicholas Attygalle

Vice Chancellor

University of Ceylon

Peradeniya

1960-61

Dharwad

35

Dr. P. Parija

Vice Chancellor

Utkal University

Bhubaneshwar

1961-62

Tirupati

36

Dr. S. Govindarajulu

Vice Chancellor

Sri Venkateswara University

Tirupati

1962-63

Bombay

37

Dr. Triguna Sen

Vice Chancellor

Jadavpur University, Calcutta

1963-64

Varanasi

38

Dr. A. C. Joshi

Vice Chancellor

Panjab University

Chandigarh

1964-65 

Varanasi

39

Dr. C. P. Ramaswami Aiyar

Vice Chancellor

Annamalai University

Annamalainagar

1965-66

Mysore

40

Dr. (Mrs.) P. V. Thackersey

Vice Chancellor

S N D T Women’s University, Bombay

1966-67

Delhi

41

Dr. D. S. Reddi

Vice Chancellor

Osmania University

Hyderabad

1967-68

Jaipur

42

Prof. S. K. Bose

Director

Indian Institute of Technology

Bombay

1968-69

Vallabh Vidyanagar

43

Dr. P. K. Kelkar

Director

Indian Institute of Technology

Kanpur

1969-70 

Madurai

44

Shri Suraj Bhan

Vice Chancellor

Panjab University

Chandigarh

1970-71

Patna

45

Dr. A. G. Pawar

Vice Chancellor

Shivaji University

 Kolhapur

1971-72

Agra

46

Prof. R. N. Dogra

Director

Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi

(Upto 30.6.72)

47

Dr. K. L. Shrimali

Vice Chancellor

Banaras Hindu University

Varanasi

1972-73

(From 1.7.73)

 Kolhapur

48

Shri Kirpal Singh Narang

Vice Chancellor

Punjabi University, Patiala

1973-74

 Kharagpur

49

Dr. D. P. Singh

Vice Chancellor

G B Pant University of

Agriculture and Technology

Pantnagar

(Upto 16.1.75)

50

Shri I. J. Patel

Vice Chancellor

Gujarat University

Ahmedabad

1974-75

1975-76

(Upto 30.6.76)

IIT Delhi

Tirupati

51

Dr. S. N. Sen

Vice Chancellor

University of Calcutta

Calcutta

(Upto 31.10.76)

52

Dr. S. M. Singh ‘Suman’

Vice Chancellor

Vikram University, Ujjain

1976-77

1977-78

Coimbatore

Rajkot

53

Dr. L. S. Negi

Vice Chancellor

Himachal Pradesh University

Shimla (Upto 8.9.78)

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54

Dr. C. R. Mitra

Director

Birla Institute of Technology

and Science, Pilani (From 9.9.78)

1978-79

1979-80

Patiala

Burdwan 

55

Prof. Ramaranjan Mukherji

Vice Chancellor

University of Burdwan

Burdwan

(w.e.f. 1.4.80) Hyderabad

1980-81

Special Meeting

(Annual Meeting) Hyderabad

New Delhi

56

Prof. G. S. Marwaha

Director

Indian School of Mines

Dhanbad

1981-82

Special meeting

(Annual Meeting)

New Delhi

57

Prof. Ramesh Mohan

Director

Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages

Hyderabad

1982-83 

Kanpur

58

Prof. R. C. Paul

Vice Chancellor

Panjab University, Chandigarh

1983-84

Annamalainagar

59

Prof. M. S. Gore

Vice Chancellor

University of Bombay

Bombay

1984-85

Shillong

60

Dr. S. D. Gogoi

Vice Chancellor

Dibrugarh University

Dibrugarh

1985-86

Diamond Jubilee (Annual Meeting) (Special General Body Meeting

New Delhi

61

Prof. S. V. Chittibabu

Vice Chancellor

Annamalai University

Annamalainagar

1986-87

(upto 23.12.86)

Ahmedabad

62

Prof. G.Ram Reddy

Vice Chancellor

 Indira Gandhi National Open University

New Delhi

1987-88

(upto 23.12.87)

Hyderabad

63

Dr. P. V. Salvi

Vice Chancellor

Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth

Parbhani

1988-89

(Upto 23.12.88)

Varanasi

64

Prof. N. M. Swani

Director

Indian Institute of Technology,

Hauz Khas

New Delhi

(24.12.88 to 7.2.89)

65

Dr. Sukhdev Singh 

Vice Chancellor

Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana

1989-90

(w.e.f. 8.2.89)

Srinagar

66

Dr. V. C. Kulandai Swamy

Vice Chancellor

Indira Gandhi National Open University

Maidan Garhi, New Delhi

1990

Ahmedabad

67

Prof. Ramlal Parikh

Vice Chancellor

Gujarat Vidyapith

Ahmedabad

1991

Trivandrum

68

Dr. (Miss) A. S. Desai

Director

Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Bombay

1992

Pondicherry

69

Dr. M. S. Valiathan

Director

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of

Medical Sciences and Technology Trivandrum

1993

Delhi

70

Prof. R. G. Takwale

Vice Chancellor

Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra

Open University, Nashik

1994

Poona

71

Prof. (Km) Sushila Vyas

Director

Banasthali Vidyapith

Banasthali

1995

Manipal

72

Prof. A. Gnanam

Vice Chancellor

Pondicherry University

Pondicherry

1996

Calcutta

73

Prof. Navin C. Nigam

Vice Chancellor

University of Roorkee

Roorkee

1997

Jammu

74

Prof. S. Rinpoche

Director

Central Institute of Higher

Tibetan Studies

Sarnath, Varanasi

1998

Indore

75

Prof. Allaudin Ahmad

Vice Chancellor

Jamia Hamdard

New Delhi

1999

Mangalore

76

Prof. S. Venkateswaran

Director

Birla Institute of Technology

and Science, Pilani

2000

Guwahati

77

Prof. H. P. Dikshit

Vice Chancellor

Indira Gandhi National

Open University

New Delhi

2001

Chandigarh

78

Dr. V. K. Patil

Vice Chancellor

Indira Gandhi Krishi

Vishva Vidyalaya

Raipur

2002

Mumbai

79

Prof Goverdhan Mehta

Vice Chancellor

Indian Institute of Science

Bangalore

2003

Tirupati

80

Prof (Dr.) K. Mohandas

Director

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology

 Thiruvananthapuram

2004

Raja Rammohanpur

81

Prof. Vachaspati Upadhyaya

Vice Chancellor

Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri

Rashtirya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth

New Delhi

2005

 Allahabad

82

Prof. S.F. Patil

Vice Chancellor

Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune

2006

Mumbai

83

Prof S S Katiyar

Vice Chancellor

Ch. Shahu Ji Mhararaj University, Kanpur

Upto 30.8.2007

84

Prof. Y. C. Simhadri

Vice Chancellor

Patna University

Patna

2007

Chennai

85

Prof. Y. C. Simhadri

Vice Chancellor

Patna University

Patna

Upto 20.1.2008

86

Prof S K Mukherjee

Vice Chancellor

Birla Institute of Technology

Ranchi

20.1.2008 to 12.3.2008

87

Prof. A. M. Pathan

Vice Chancellor

Maulana Azad National Urdu University

Hyderabad (from 12.3.2009)

2008

Shillong

88

Dr M D Tiwari

Director

IIIT, Allahabad

2009

Amritsar

89

Dr M D Tiwari

Director

IIIT, Allahabad

2010

Pune

90

Dr P T Chande

Vice Chancellor

Kavikulguru Kalidas Sanskrit University

Ramtek, Nagpur

2011

Kochi

91

Dr. S N Puri

Vice Chancellor

Central Agricultural University

Imphal

2012-13

Gorakhpur

92

Prof. Rajendra B. Lal

Vice Chancellor

Sam Higginbottom Institute of

Agriculture, Technology & Sciences

Allahabad

2013-14

Bhubaneswar

93

Dr. H M Desai

Vice Chancellor

Dharmsinh Desai University

Nadiad

2014-15

Phagwara

94

Dr. Ranbir Singh

Vice Chancellor

National Law University, Delhi

Delhi

2015-16

Vallabh Vidyanagar

95

Prof. D S Chauhan

Vice Chancellor

G L A University

Mathura

2016-17

Tirupati

96

Prof. (Dr) P B Sharma

Vice Chancellor

Amity University Haryana

Manesar

2017-18

97

Prof. (Dr) Sandeep Sancheti

Vice Chancellor

SRM Institute of Science & Technology

Tamilnadu

2018-19