CBSE appoints Vineet Joshi as new CBSE chairman

Vineet Joshi

New Delhi

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has appointed senior IAS Vineet Joshi as the new chairman. Joshi replaces IAS Manoj Ahuja.

Formerly the additional secretary of the department of Higher Education, Joshi has been appointed with effect from February 14, 2022. This charge comes in addition to his existing assignments.

According to an official order issued by Education ministry, “Consequent upon relieving of Shri Manoj Ahuja, IAS(OR:1990) from the post of Chairman, CBSE w.e.f 14.02.2022 (A/N) vide office order dated 14.02.2022, the charge of Chairman, CBSE is assigned to Shri Vineet Joshi, Additional Secretary, Department of Higher Education in addition to his existing assignments. This issues with the approval of the competent authority.”

Joshi is a 1992 batch IAS officer of Manipur batch. He is also a member of the governing body of the National Testing Agency.