Professor Yogesh Singh, the former Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Technological University, has been named the University of Delhi's next Vice-Chancellor. Prof Singh is linked to the RSS-backed Rashtriya Shikshan Mandal, which represents teachers. Professor Neelima Gupta has been named Vice-Chancellor of Dr. Hari Singh Gour Vishwavidyalaya in Sagar, Madhya Pradesh, by the Ministry.
After serving as Director of Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology from 2014 to 2017, Prof. Singh joined DTU in 2017, and joined as Vice-Chancellor of Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda from 2011 to 2014, and Dean of Information Technology at Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, or IP University, from 2001 to 2006.
In 2012, Prof Singh served as a member of the General Council of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and the Governing Council of Association of Indian Universities.