NCTE Council



NCTE Headquaters

The NCTE headquarters is located at Hans Bhawan, Wing-II, 1, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, New Delhi- 110002. It is headed by the Chairperson, NCTE. He is assisted by the Vice-Chairperson, the Member-Secretary and various other officers to look after academic, regulatory and administrative matters. The headquarters is mainly responsible for laying down policy guidelines, norms and standards for various teacher education programmes, conducting and promoting research and innovations in teacher education and performing various other academic functions as envisaged in section 12 of the NCTE Act and consideration of appeals under section 18 of the NCTE Act.

Authorities of NCTE

Chairperson Sh. A. Santhosh Mathew, IAS
Vice-Chairperson Vacant
Member-Secretary Sh. Sanjay Awasthi, IRS

The Council

The National Council for Teacher Education, commonly known as the Council or the General Body of the NCTE, is constituted by the Government of India under Section 3 of the NCTE Act. It is the highest decision-making body of the NCTE. It lays down policy, frames regulations and takes final decisions on various aspects of the mandate given to it under the NCTE Act.

List of Present Council Members vide Gazette of India Notification No. 856 dated 24th March 2017
1. Sh. A. Santhosh Mathew, IAS
Chairperson, NCTE,
New Delhi-110002.
2. Vice-chairperson,
NCTE, New Delhi-110002.
(Vacant)
3. Sh. Sanjay Awasthi, IRS
Member Secretary,
National Council for Teacher Education,
Wing-II, Hans Bhawan,
1, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi-110002.
4. Member (ex-officio)
Secretary,
Department of School Education and Literacy,
Ministry of Human Resource Development,
Government of India,
Shastri Bhawan,
New Delhi – 110001.
5. Member (ex-officio)
Chairman,
University Grants Commission,
under section 4 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956),
or a member thereof nominated by him
Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi-110002
6. Member (ex-officio)
Director,
National Council For Educational, Research And Training, (NCERT),
Sri Aurobindo Marg,
New Delhi-110016
7. Member (ex-officio)
Director,
National University of Educational Planning Administration (NUEPA),
17-B, Sri Aurobindo Marg,
New Delhi-110016.
8. Member (ex-officio)
Adviser (School Education),
NITI Aayog,
(Formerly Planning Commission of India),
Niti Bhawan,
Parliament Street,
New Delhi – 110001.
9. Member (ex-officio), IAS
Chairman,
Central Board of Secondary Education,
Preet Vihar,
New Delhi-110092.
10. Member (ex-officio)
Financial Advisor,
Department of School Education and Literacy,
Ministry of Human Resource Development,
Shastri Bhawan,
New Delhi-110001.
11. Member (ex-officio)
Member Secretary,
All India Council for Technical Education,
7th Floor, Chandralok Building, Janpath
New Delhi-110001.
12. Member (ex-officio)
[Chairperson, Eastern Regional Committee],
R/o. N-1/55, IRC Village,
Nayapalli,
Bhubaneswar-751015,
Odisha
13. Member (ex-officio)
Chairperson,
Northern Regional Committee,
National Council for Teacher Education,
Fourth Floor, Jeevan Nidhi-II,
LIC Building, Bhawani Singh Marg,
Ambedkar Circle,
Jaipur-302005,
Rajasthan
14. Member (ex-officio)
Chairperson,
Western Regional Committee,
National Council for Teacher Education,
Manas Bhawan,
Shyamala Hills,
Bhopal-462 002,
Madhya Pradesh.
15. Member (ex-officio)
Chairperson,
Southern Regional Committee,
National Council for Teacher Education,
Jnana Bharathi Campus Road,
Nagarbhavi,
Opp. National Law School,
Bangalore-560031,
Karnataka.
16. Prof. K.S. Likhia,
Member,
Vice Chancellor,
Children’s University,
Gandhinagar
17. Dr. Ajit Kumar Pandey,
Member,
Principal, P.B.T.T. College,
Bhagalpur,
Bihar
18. Dr. Prem Narayan Singh,
Member,br /> Prof and Head, Deptt. Of Education,
Smapurnanad Sanskrit University,
Varanasi,
UP
19. Dr. Prof. Rama Mishra,
School of Education,
Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidyalaya,
Indore
20. Dr. Dilip Manohar Senad,
Member,
Prof. (Retd) in M.Ed. College,
(Kasturba Shikshan Mahavidyalaya, Borgaqon Meghe, Wardha),
Flat No. 204, PP Tower, Manewada Chowk,
Ring Road, Nagpur
21. Mrs. Shobhana Bhide,
Member,
Vice President Managing Board N.S.P. Mandal,
Nashik and Vice President – Dhruv Educational Trust
22. Sh. Bharat Bagwanjibhai Dhokai,
Member,
Niyamak,
Kuchchh Kalyan Sangh, Gandhidham
23. Ashaben Thanki,
Member,
Shishuvatika Sanyojak,
Vidya Bharti Akhil Bhartiya Shiksha Sansthan.
24. Prof. Dr. Medha Somaiya,
Member,
Tata Chair Professor,
TISS.
25. Shri Manoj Soni,
Member,
Former Vice – Chancellor,
Ambedkar Open University,
Ahmedabad,
Gujarat.
26. Shri Mohan Lal Sar,
Member,
A Prominent Linguist and Kashmiri Language Expert.
27. Prof. Mahesh Baxi,
Member,
Principal,
Dharampeth Polytechnic,
Nagpur.
28. Shri Mahesh Chandra Pant,
Member,
Former Chairman,
NIOS.
29.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Andhra Pradesh.
30.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Karnataka.
31.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Manipur.
32.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Assam.
33.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Uttar Pradesh.
34.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Rajasthan.
35.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Jharkhand.
36.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Maharashtra.
37.
Member,
Education Secretary (in-charge of Teacher Education),
or Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training,
Gujarat.
38. Prof. M.V. Rajeev Gowda,
Member,
Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha),
C-1/12, Lodhi Gardens, Rajesh Pilot Marg, New Delhi – 110 003 (Delhi Address).
39. Dr. Hari Babu Kambhampati,
Member,
Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha),
Ashok Hotel, Chanakya Puri, Delhi 110021 (Present Address),
1361, 9th Cross Road, J.P. Nagar, 1st Phase, Bangalore – 560 078 (Permanent Address),
C-2, Aspen Heights, Dasapalla Hills, Visakapatnam – 530 003 (Permanent Address).
40. Shri Srinivas Kesineni,
Member,
Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha),
Ashok Hotel, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi – 110021 (Permanent Address),
Kesineni Bhawan, Pinnalavari Street, Opp. Old Bus Stand, Vijaywada, Andha Pradesh – 520 002 (Permanent Address),
41. Shri Paresh Bhai Trivedi,
Member,
Principal,
B.M. Commerce High School,
Bhavnagar.
42. Shri Rishi Goel,
Member,
Principal,
Gita Niketan Awasiya Vidyalaya,
Kurukshetra,
Haryana.
43. Dr. Rajiv Pandya,
Member,
Principal,
Shasakiya Uchcha Madhyamik Vidyalaya,
Suwasa,
Ujjaia.