Ex-UGC Chairman appointed as education advisor by UP govt

Dhirendra Pal Singh becomes the new education advisor for Uttar Pradesh.

PTIUpdated: Sunday, August 21, 2022, 05:52 PM IST
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Ex-UGC Chairman appointed as education advisor by UP govt |

The Uttar Pradesh government has appointed former University Grants Commission chairman Dhirendra Pal Singh as its advisor on education, according to a spokesperson. Prof Singh was UGC chairperson from 2018-2021.

Singh has also served as vice-chancellor of the Kashi Hindu Vishwavidyalaya (Banaras Hindu University), Dr HS Gaur Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar (MP) and Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore (MP). He has also worked as director of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

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