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Ibid. s. 16.
17. TheGovernor of New South Wales shall be the Visitor. visitor of the University, with authority to do all things that pertain to visitors as often as he deems meet.
18. No religious test shall be administered to any Religious person in order to entitle him to be admitted as a Ibid. . 20. student of the University, or to hold any office therein, or to partake of any advantage or privilege thereof.
Provided that this enactment shall not be deemed to prevent the making of regulations for securing the due attendance of the students for divine worship at such church or chapel as their parents or guardians may approve.
Examinations and degrees.
14 Vic. No. 31, s. 13.
17, s. 1.
19. (1) The Senate may give such instruction as it Degrees. thinks fit, and may, after examination, confer the several degrees of Bachelor, Master, and Doctor, and such other 47 Vic. No. degrees and such certificates in the nature of degrees as it thinks fit in all branches of knowledge, except theology and divinity.
Provided that no student in the University shall be compelled to attend lectures upon or pass examinations in any of the following subjects, namely:-Ethics, metaphysics, and modern history.
(2) All persons who obtain any certificate or quali- holders of fication which the Senate by by-law declares to be of certificates. equivalent rank to the degree of Bachelor shall have Ibid. 8. 2. the same rights and privileges within the University as Bachelors.
20. (1) At the conclusion of every examination of to declare candidates the examiners shall declare the name of results of every candidate whom they deem entitled to any degree, tions. and also
(a) the departments of knowledge in which his proficiency has been evinced; and
(6) his proficiency in relation to that of other candi
14 Vic. No. 31, s. 14.
22, s. 1.
(2) The Chancellor shall give every such candidate a certificate under the seal of the University and signed by such Chancellor, in which the particulars so declared shall be stated.
21. (1) When any person has obtained in any Uni44 Vic. No. Versity, recognised by the by-laws of the University in force for the time being, any degree corresponding or equivalent to any degree which the Senate is now or may hereafter be empowered to confer after examination, the Senate may confer such latter degree upon such persons without examination.
Rights of holders.
Senate may authorise
(2) The persons upon whom degrees are conferred, under the provisions of the preceding subsection, shall be entitled to the same rights and privileges as appertain to those who have taken the same degrees in the ordinary course in the University.
22. (1) The Senate may authorise any college or educational educational establishment, whether incorporated or not, instituted for the promotion of literature, science, or art, issue certifi- to issue to candidates for the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Laws, and Doctor of Laws certificates to the effect that the candidate for any such degree has completed such course of instruction therefor as the Senate by regulation prescribes.
4 Vic. No.
31, s. 11.
Upon which degrees may
(2) Any person who presents to the Senate any be granted. such certificate may be admitted as a candidate for the degree to which it has reference.
Report on medical establish
ments by Senate
31, s. 12.
23. (1) For the purpose of granting the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Doctor of Medicine, and for the improvement of medical education in all its branches, 14 Vic. No. as well in medicine as in surgery, midwifery, and pharmacy, the Senate may report to the Governor the medical institutions and schools, whether incorporated or not, in the city of Sydney, from which, either singly or jointly with other medical institutions and schools in New South Wales or in foreign parts, it appears to the Senate fit and expedient to admit candidates for medical degrees.
Candidates from such establish
(2) On approval of such report by the Governor, ments may, the Senate shall admit as a candidate for the degree of be admitted Bachelor of Medicine or Doctor of Medicine any person
who presents to the Senate a certificate from any such institution or school to the effect that such person has completed the course of instruction therefor which the Senate by regulation prescribes.
Endowment and finance.
24. (1) By way of permanent endowment for the Permanent University the Governor is hereby empowered by war- Ibid. s. 3. rant, under his hand, to direct to be issued and paid out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund the sum of five thousand pounds in every year as a fund for building, and for defraying the several stipends appointed to be paid to the several professors or teachers of literature, science, and art, and to such necessary officers and servants as are from time to time appointed by the Senate, and for defraying the expense of such prizes, scholarships, and exhibitions as are awarded for the encouragement of students in the University, and for providing gradually a library for the same, and for discharging all incidental and necessary charges connected with the current expenditure thereof.
Ibid. s. 11.
Provided that the Senate may apply any portion of Proviso. the said endowment fund to the establishment and maintenance of a college in connection with and under the provisions of the University.
(2) The said sum shall be paid in four equal To be paid quarterly instalments, on the first day of January, the instalments. first day of April, the first day of July, and the first day of October, in every year.
25. The Senate may charge such reasonable fees for Fees for degrees. the respective degrees conferred as they with the appro- 14 Vic. No. bation of the Governor direct. Such fees shall be carried 31, s. 13. to one general fee fund for the payment of the expenses of the University.
26. The Senate may by any by-laws or regulations Fees to Proprovide for payment by the students of the University teachers. of reasonable fees to the professors or teachers for Ibid. s.
Fees for entrance, &c. Ibid, s. 17.
Powers of the Senate
in respect of
18, s. 5.
Accounts of annual
to be laid
attendance on their lectures. Such professors or teachers may, in addition to their stipends, demand and receive such fees from the students.
27. The Senate may in like manner provide for payment by such students of reasonable fees for entrance, degrees, certificates, and other University charges. The Treasurer of the University shall, on behalf of the University, collect such fees from the students.
28. The securities representing the investments of the sum of money bequeathed by the late Solomon Levey, Esquire, to the Sydney College, with the interest thereon, shall be held by the Senate upon trust to continue to hold the same, or to alter them from time to time in favour of other investments at interest upon such security and in such manner in all respects as the Senate in their absolute discretion think fit, and the clear or net interest or income arising therefrom shall be applied in or towards the endowment of a scholarship in the University under such regulations as the Senate, in their absolute and uncontrolled discretion in respect of making and altering the same, deem to be as nearly as circumstances permit in accordance with the intention of the said Solomon Levey in making the aforesaid bequest.
29. The Senate shall once in every year transmit a income and full account of the whole income and expenditure of the expenditure University to the Colonial Secretary, who shall submit the same to the Legislative Council and Legislative Council and Assembly to be subjected to such examination and audit as such Council and Assembly may direct.
before the Legislative
14 Vic. No. 31, s. 13.
Residence of students.
Ibid. s. 18.
Students, licensed masters, and privileged officials.
30. No student shall be allowed to attend the lectures or classes of the University unless he dwells
(a) with his parents or guardian; or
(b) with some relative or friend selected by his parents or guardian and approved by the Chancellor or Vice-Chancellor; or
(c) in some collegiate or other educational establishment; or
(d) with a tutor or master of a boarding-house licensed by the Chancellor or Vice-Chancellor as hereinafter mentioned.
31. (1) Every person desirous of being licensed as a Licensing tutor or master of a boarding-house in connection with persons with the University shall apply for his license to the Chan- students cellor or Vice-Chancellor in writing under his hand 14 Vic. No. specifying the house or houses belonging to or occupied 31, ■. 19. by the applicant and intended by him for the reception. of students, and the number of students who may be conveniently lodged and boarded therein.
(2) Such Chancellor or Vice-Chancellor may require Powers of of any such applicant testimonials of character and or Vicefitness for the office, and thereupon may grant or with- Chancellor. hold the license for the academical year then current or then next ensuing.
(3) Every such license shall be registered in the License archives of the University and shall lapse at the end of registered. the academical year in which it was registered, but may be renewed by the Chancellor or Vice-Chancellor and re-registered.
(4) Every such license shall be revocable at Revocation any of license. time, and the Chancellor or Vice-Chancellor may forthwith revoke the same in case of any misbehaviour of such tutor or master of a boarding-house or of the students under his care which, in the opinion of the Chancellor or Vice-Chancellor and a majority of the professors of the University, ought to be punished by immediate revocation of such license.
of the University. 24 Vic. No.
32. Each and every of the following officials, that is Members to say(a) every professor and other public teacher and 13, s. 3. examiner in the schools of the University; and
(6) every principal of any incorporated college within the University; and
(c) every superior officer of the University declared to be such by any by-law