Prof Yoginder Verma has been appointed as Pro Vice-Chancellor (VC), Central University of Himachal Pradesh.

Prior to it he has hold various important at Central University including Officer on Special Duty (Administration), Special Officer (Development) in Central University Dean, School of Business and Management Studies, and Controller of Examination.

Prof Yoginder Verma was born at Jol-Lambri village of Hamirpur district; he started his studies in a rural school at Patlander (Sujanjpur Tira). He was also a gold medal in BCom in Himachal Pradesh University (HPU), Shimla (1974). After doing his MBA in 1976, he started his professional career as management trainee in HPMIDC, a government corporation and, thereafter, joined as Assistant Professor of management at HPU (1977), Shimla.

He has 10 books to his credit, including “Marketing Environment and Practices in Nepal”, “University Administration and Management”, “Consumerism in India”, “Education in Human Values for Human Excellence”, four volumes of “Annotated Bibliography on Himalaya”, and more than a 100 articles/papers, published both in national and international journals.

Verma is national assessor (trained) on the panel of National Assessment and Accreditation Council, Bangalore, and Quality Assurance and Accreditation Division, University Grants Commission (UGC), Nepal. He is a member of a number of national-level committees constituted by the UGC, AICTE and NAAC. He continues to be a resourceful person in training and development programmes organised by various institutions such as NAAC, NAAA, HIPA, ASCs, UGC, NGOs and many other human resource development institutions.