After attaining a Master's degree in History, Ms. Vrinda Sarup joined the Indian Administrative Services, holding positions of responsibility in the Government of India. An IAS officer of the 1981 batch, she has served as Secretary to Government of India in the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resources Development and in the Department of Food and Public Distribution.
Ms. Sarup has worked in the sector of Education for over 23 years, both at the Central and State Governments, where she has rich experience both in implementation and policy making. She has been closely associated with the formulation and implementation of some of the most significant national programmes of the District Primary Education Programme and the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan for elementary education and the revised Vocational Education Programme at Secondary/Senior secondary level. She has played an instrumental role in revision of pre-service teacher training programmes, the national pupil assessment and the assessments of school performance systems.
The DPS Society and DPS Knowledge Park-V in particular, stand to benefit tremendously under her guidance and astute leadership. The school is blessed to have her as the Chairperson, at the helm of affairs, leading the school forward with her brilliant vision, born of rich administrative experience in the field of education.
Ms.Vrinda Sarup (I.A.S Retd.)
Chairperson, DPS Knowledge Park –V
Member, The DPS Society