Indian Education Show 2013

Mr. Vineet Joshi
Chairman, CBSE

Mr. Vineet Joshi is the Chairman and Secretary of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and is deeply involved with a wave of school reforms that has swept the country.

He studied at IIT-Kanpur and completed his MBA from IIFT, New Delhi, winning a gold medal.

His earlier tenure has been with the Ministry of State for Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports, as Deputy Secretary in the Department of Women & Child Development, Ministry of Human Resource Development and as Deputy Commissioner in the Government of Manipur.

His major initiatives as part of examination reforms include the introduction of Continuous and Comprehensive Education (CCE) pattern – replacing marks with grades, putting in place a school-based assessment instead of the board examination and introducing Monitoring and Mentoring schemes for implementation of CCE in the right spirit.