About Principal

Prof. Nagendra Singh

Designation: Professor of Education and Dean Research
Qualifications: M.A. (Sociology), M.Ed. (Science) and Ph.D. (Education)
Phone No. : 0145-2643671
E-Mail: nsinghncert[at]gmail[dot]com

  • Professor Nagendra Singhpresently working as Dean Research at Regional Institute of Education, NCERT, Ajmer as well as Dean of Education Faculty & Convener Board of Studies at MaharshiDayanandSarawati University, Ajmer.
  • He has visited many prestigious institution through MHRD, New Delhi for purpose of teaching, training, research, development, extension, monitoring and evaluation like Institute of Education (University of London)U.K., Cambridge Education Institute (Cambridge University) U.K., Institute of Education (University of Albany), New York U.S.A., Michigan State University, U.S.A and University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • Prof. Singh has 32 years of Academic Administrative Experience which includes:

    Designation and Nature of Duties

    Name of Department

    Asstt. Director - Administrative

    NIMER, New Delhi

    Associate Fellow (Academic)

    NIEPA, New Delhi

    Research Associate (Academic)

    DPSEE, NCERT, New Delhi

    Project Officer

    (Academic cum Administrative)

    Deptt. Of Adult & Cont. Education & Extension Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra

    Lecturer in Education

    (Academic cum Administrative)

    Deptt. Of Education, RCE, Ajmer

    Sr. Lecturer in Education

    (Academic cum Administrative)

    Deptt. Of Education, RCE, Ajmer

    Reader in Teacher Education

    (Academic cum Administrative)

    Deptt. Of Education, RIE, NCERT, Ajmer

    Associate Professor & Head Department of Extension Education

    (Academic cum Administrative)

    Regional Institute of Education, NCERT , Ajmer

    Professor and Head Department of Education

    (Administrative and Academic)

    Regional Institute of Education, NCERT , Ajmer

  • He also hold Membership and Leadership of Various high level bodies like:
    • Member, National Resource Group, SSA, MHRD, Govt. of India.
    • Member, Programme Evaluation Study of Adhar of Himachal Pradesh Assigned by MHRD, New Delhi through Department of Elementary Education, NCERT.
    • Member, Programme Evaluation of MDM at Primary stage at Punjab.
    • Member, Committee of Common Curriculum for B.Ed. & M.Ed. in Rajasthan.
    • Member, Committee of Courses Population Education, MDS University, Ajmer.
    • Member, Board of Studies Education, Jai Narayan Vyas University, Jaipur.
    • Member, Research Advisory Committee, Jaipur National University, Jaipur.
    • Member, American Evaluation Association
    • Chairperson, National Talent Search Selection Board of Northern Region of India.
    • Nodal Officer, Northern Region of India in SSA, MHRD, Govt. of India.
    • Member, Selection Committee of Assistant Professor and PGTs, WETs, TGTs, etc.
  • Prof. Singh contributed in Development and Designing of Curriculum of many courses namely M.Ed., B.Ed., B.Sc. B.Ed. and B.A. B.Ed. for RIE Ajmer, MDS University Ajmer, Kurukshetra University Haryana, VMOU Kota and GGTU Banswara.
  • 20 Ph.D. scholars have completed their Ph.D. under his supervision and guidance, carried out 18 Research Projects at National and International level, Ph.D. Thesis evaluator of more than 10 University across the country.
  • Involved as Coordinator and Resource Person in more than 200 In-service Teacher Training Programmes.
  • Involvement as Chairperson and Participant in more than 80 International, National and Regional Seminars, Conferences, Workshops and Symposia.
  • More than 30 National and International Level Publication.
  • Some of the publications of Prof. Singh are as follows:
    • Modernization of teacher Education – An Indian Experience’s (Common Wealth Publishers, New Delhi, 1988).
    • Experimental Non-Formal Education Centres of the NCERT – A Survey Report, NCERT, 1993.
    • Alternative Schooling Academic Excellence, Delhi, ISBN:978-81-89901-27-1. National, A Source Book for Teachers and Teacher Educators, 2007.
    • Education in Indian Society, ISBN – 978-93-82355-11-3 RSV1B30060809 (270/270), 2008.
    • Educational System in India and School Management, ISBN – 978-93-82355-11-3, 2008.
    • ShakshikTakneekitathaKaksha-KakashPrabhandankeMoolTatav, ISBN – 978-93-82355-11-3 NSASIB30509010 (502/502), 2009.
    • Project Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation in training package for the DIET faculty, NCERT, 2009.
    • An Analysis of Differences Between Government and Private Secondary Schools in terms of Burnout on Teacher Efficiency, Journal of Teacher Education in Developing nations, Vol..I, No.3, June, 2011, Omega Publication, New Delhi – 110002, ISSN 22294694.
    • Aadhar Quality Initiative Himachal Pradesh – Programme Evaluation Report, NCERT, December 2011.