School Advisory Council

The mission and implementation of our goals are guided by some of the most outstanding and accomplished individuals in India and abroad who serve on the School Advisory Council.

Dr. C.P. Gupta - Chairman

Dr. Gupta, an eminent scientist of international repute holds Doctorate in Geophysics from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. He started his career as an Asst. Professor of Physics in Govt Science College, Gwalior and got retired as a Scientist G from National Geophysics Research Institute, Hyderabad. A great visionary and distinguished scholar, Dr. Gupta is a recipient of many National and International awards in the field of Science and Technology.

Mr. S.K. Gangal - Vice Chairman

Mr. S.K. Gangal is a very well known personality in the Indian as well International Education fraternity. He has worked for more than 45 years at various levels in the field of education in India and abroad and got retired from the post of Education Officer, Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. During his tenure in C.B.S.E., he was sent to United Kingdom as a Project Officer for English Language Teaching Project and was trained for curriculum planning, testing and teacher’s training through communicative approach. Post retirement he has been successfully conducting long term and short term orientation courses for teachers of English in India, Singapore, UAE, Baharain and Riyad. Mr. Gangal is in the advisory committees of a number of prestigious schools in India & abroad and has also authored more than 40 books in English language which are published by prestigious publishers across the globe.

Mr. S.P. Gupta

An engineer by profession, Mr. Gupta is a renowned philanthropist of Gwalior. He had been the building block of a number of prominent educational institutions in this region. He had conceptualized the idea of starting an education institution of repute and as a result Vidya Niket has been established. An illustrious thinker, Mr. Gupta is the backbone of the whole idea behind making the school, an institution with a difference.

Dr. Manju Gupta

Dr. Gupta, a well known Educationist of Gwalior, has more than four decade long experience of school administration. She holds numerous academic qualifications such as M.A. in English & Psychology, MEd. and Doctorate in Education to name a few. She has been an integral member of management committees of numerous reputed schools of Gwalior.

Mr. R.S. Das

Mr. Das started his educational stint with Kendriya Vidyalaya Sanghatan as a TGT and was retired as Vice Principal from Balvant Rai Mehta Senior Secondary School, New Delhi. Post retirement, he is associated with N.C.E.R.T. & Indira Gandhi National Open University as a Consultant. A postgraduate in Physics, Mr. Das has been in the field of education for more than 40 years. He is also awarded the Rashtreeya Gyan Vigyan Maulik Pustak Lekhan Puruskar by the Honourable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukharjee in 2015.

Mr. Jay Kumar Singh

A seasoned Educator of National and International Repute, Mr. Jay Kumar Singh has an experience of more than 30 years in the field of School Education. Having worked with few of the finest institutions of the country such as The Assam Valley School, Pathways World School and many more, Mr. Singh brings along enormous knowledge of C.B.S.E., I.C.S.E., IB and Cambridge Curriculums. He is also a C.B.S.E. Certified Master Trainer and conducts several Workshops and Training Sessions for all stakeholders in India and abroad. For his contribution to the Indian School Education System he has been awarded C.B.S.E. Sports Promotion Award by C.B.S.E. and School Education Leadership Award 2016 by ELETS - the Asian Print Magazine on ICT in Education.

Mr. Anurag Gupta

Anurag holds B.E. (Computer Science) from R.G.P.V., India, M.S. (Digital Communications) from Monash University, Australia, MBA (PGPM) from Great Lakes Institute of Management, India and B.Ed. from Jiwaji University, India. Anurag is an Australian Citizen of Indian Origin and holds an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Status. Prior to starting Vidya Niket, Anurag served in the IT and Telecom Industry in India and abroad for a long time. Having stayed and worked in different parts of the world, he has a vast international exposure and brings a lot of innovation to the field of value based education system. Apart from Teaching and Managing Academic Institutions his interest greatly lies in the field of Teachers' Training & Development. He is a C.B.S.E. Certified Master Trainer & Peer Assessor for SQAA and Consultant for C.B.S.E. related matters.

Mrs. Ruchita Agarwal

Ruchita holds M.Sc. Electronics from Banasthali Vidyapeeth, Rajasthan and M.B.A. and B.Ed. from IGNOU, New Delhi. In the past Mrs. Agarwal has worked in the field of IT with Infosys Technologies Ltd. Being from the software background she brings along analytical mindset and vast experience of problem solving & process orientation which is required for the success of any organization.

Mr. Amit Gupta

Amit an US Citizen of Indian Origin has a vast experience in the field of Information Technology and has worked in a number of projects in India and abroad. Amit holds Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Osmania University, India and M.S. from Ohio State University, Ohio, United States of America.

Dr. Vikas Singh Solanki

Dr. Vikas Singh Solanki is one of the most reputed Chartered Accountants of Gwalior. He is a Fellow Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and also holds a Diploma in Information System Audit (DISA) from the same institute. Apart from this he also holds a Doctorate from Jiwaji University, Gwalior. Vikas has overall experience of more than 15 years in the field of Professional Accounting.

Dr. Arvind Mittal

Dr. Mittal is one of the leading consulting physicians of Gwalior. He has been associated with this institute since inception.