Dr. P Kilemsungla appointed as new UPSC Member
of India has appointed Dr. (Mrs) P. Kilemsungla as a member of the prestigious
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
The appointment letter was issued by Union Ministry of Personnel, Public
Grievances and Pensions. Dr. (Mrs) P. Kilemsungla is the first Naga to be
appointed as a Member of the UPSC.
UPSC is a constitutional body authorized to conduct examination for
appointments to the services of the Union such as Civil Services, Engineering
Services, Combined Defence Services etc.
It may be mentioned that after having become the first Naga woman member of
Nagaland Public Service Commission (NPSC), Dr. (Mrs) P. Kilemsungla had retired
as the acting chairperson of NPSC in January 2013. Dr. (Mrs) P. Kilemsungla
graduated from Lady Keane College, Shillong and did her M.A (Education) from
Guwahati University. She then did her Ph. D (Education) from NEHU.
She started her career as a lecturer in Kohima Arts College and went on to
teach at the Nagaland College of Teachers Education (NCTE).
She then became the principal of the first District Institute of Educational
Training (DIET) in Kohima and later served as the principal of the Government
Polytechnic and then NCTE, Kohima.
About SMTI. Dr. P. KILEMSUNGLA
Name & Designation :
Date of Birth :
Name of the Parents : Mr & Mrs Purmayang.
Family Details : Married having four daughters and one son.
Permanent Address : House no-77, Themezie Colony, Kohima.
Educational Qualification : M.A. (Education), Ph.D. (Teacher
Education) NEHU 2002.
Date of Taking Oath as Member NPSC: 01.02.2007.
Earlier Post Held : Former Principal, Nagaland College of Teacher
Professional and Administrative Experience: College Lecturer-Two
years; Teacher Education-Eighteen years; Principal DIET-Three years;
Principal Government Polytechnic-Three years; Principal B.Ed.College-Three
Hobbies: Gardening and Cooking.
Courtesy: Nagaland PSC