Newspaper : One India
Date: Thursday, June 12, 2008
Professor Mohammad Akhtar Siddiqui has taken over as Chairperson, National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) on Thursday after his appointment by the Central Government to the post. Before this assignment, Prof. Siddiqui was Dean and Professor, Faculty of Education, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. Prof. Siddiqui acquired his academic qualification in Education and Commerce from Jamia Millia Islamia, University of Delhi, HP University, Shimla and University of Leeds, UK. Prof. Siddiqui has 30 years experience in teaching and research in the field of Education and specializes in Education of Minorities and Marginalized Groups and Educational Administration.