Prof. Yogesh Singh is the Vice Chancellor of Delhi Technological University. Presently, he is also working as the Director of Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, New Delhi. He has been the Vice-Chancellor of the Maharaja Sayjirao University of Baroda from 2011 to 2014 and was into his second term before shifting to Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology Delhi on December 31, 2014.
Prof. Yogesh Singh has excellent track record of quality teaching, innovation and research with ‘h’ index of 26 and citation index of 2073 as reported by Google scholar. He has also supervised 23 Ph.Ds in the area of Software Engineering. He is listed as the third best amongst the most productive Indian authors for participating in Software Engineering Research reported in “Indian Computer Science Research Output during 1999-2008, Qualitative Analysis” Journal of Library & Information Technology, November 2010. He has more than 250 publications in International and National Journals/Conferences.
He received M.Tech. (Electronics & Communication Engineering) and Ph.D.(Computer Engineering) degrees from National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana.
Prof. Yogesh Singh has also authored a book on “Software Testing” published by Cambridge University Press, England. He has also Co-authored books on Software Engineering published by New Age International Delhi (2002), and Object Oriented Software Engineering published by PHI Learning, Delhi.
Prof. Yogesh Singh is a member of the Governing Council of Association of Indian Universities. Prof. Singh has also worked as Chairman, Central Regional Committee, All India Council for Technical Education, Bhopal (covering States of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgargh & Gujarat) from December 2011 to May 2014.
He was member of the General Council of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). He is also an independent Director of Gujarat State Petro Net Limited and Gujarat State Petroleum Corporations Ltd. (Government of Gujarat Undertakings) since May, 2013 and March, 2015 respectively.
He has served as Dean, University School of Information Technology, (2001-2006), Controller of Examinations (2006-2011), Director Student’s Welfare of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi.
He has participated in the prestigious Yale-India Leadership Programme at Yale University, USA. Visited Columbia University, New York State University, Stony Brook University and Cooper Union College under the aegis of this Programme.