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Our Renowned Personality “Mr. Chanchal Singh” in the field of Education.



Shri Chanchal Singh


Shri Chanchal Singh, Deputy Director, School Education got his primary education in a remote area rural school of Hoshiarpur District of Punjab.

He did M. Sc. Mathematics from Govt. College Ludhiana (Affiliated to P.U. Chandigarh) in 1979 and B.Ed. from Govt. College, Sector-20, Chandigarh in 1980.

  He started his career in  the Education Department in the year 1980 as Lecturer in Mathematics from Govt. Model Sr.Sec.School, Sector 35, Chandigarh.

Then he was promoted as Deputy District Education Officer in the year 1994 and has since then served Chandigarh Administration in different capacities as Assistant Director, Vocational Education, District Education Officer and Deputy Director, Adult Education. He also held additional charges of Registrar Examination and Project Co-ordinator, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Chandigarh.  

Presently he is serving as Deputy Director, School Education and also holding the additional charges of Deputy State Project Director, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Chandigarh.

 Shri Chanchal Singh is known for his progressive approach and initiatives. He has many ‘firsts’ to his credit as he initiated the Centralized Admission Process for senior secondary Govt Schools   of  Chandigarh way back in 1999, Centralised examination in 8 main subjects of Science and Commerce for Class XI to eliminate tuition menace and improve Quality of Education, Introduction of MCQ (Objective type questions ) for the science students of the class 11th and 12the to prepare them for various entrance test on one hand and faculty development by discussing these MCQs by the subject teachers in the meetings thereafter, mooting and implementing the idea of one uniform for students of all Govt Schools to eliminate disparity and bring in equality.

Shri Singh  has always been  viewed as an asset by the Administration and was publicly acknowledged as a mobile computer of the department by Shri P. K Sharma, Ex. DPI (S) of Education Department.

In recognition of his untiring services in the field of education, he was conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award in 2010 by the Chandigarh Administration. A little known fact about him is that he enjoys writing poetry in his spare time under the pen name CHANCHAL and many of his poems written in Punjabi have been published in various newspaper and magazines.


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