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Dr. Joram Begi

Joram Begi

Office Address Arunachal Pradesh Information Commission (APIC) P.O :- Itanagar, Dist :- Papum Pare, Arunachal Pradesh 791111
Present Address Joram Begi Lapang, Opposite SP, Security Office, ‘G’ Extension, Ganga, Itanagar-791113.
Permanent Address Joram Village, P.O. Yachuli, Lower Subansiri, District, Arunachal Pradesh.
Contact No. Office: (0360) 2212550, 2212226
Fax (0360) 2212550
09436040316 (M)
eMail Address jorambegi[at]gmail[dot]com
Father’s Name Late Joram Nyibi
Date of Birth 21st October, 1956
Educational Qualification M.A. B.Ed, Ph.D.
Appointment Held i. Lecturer/Sr. Lecturer of Dera Natung Govt. College, Itanagar from 4/9/1979 to 9/10/1991.

ii. Principal of D.N.G. College from 7/9/1979 to 28/7/1982.

iii. Coordinator, IGNOU Study Centre, Itanagar from August 1987 to Oct’1991.

iv. Dy. Director of Public Instructions (HigherEducation) Govt.of Arunachal Pradesh from 10/10/1991 to 28/11/1991.

v. Joint Director of Public Instruction (HigherEducation) from 29/11/1996 to 10/7/1997.

vii. Registrar of Arunachal University for 1st term of 5 years from 29.11.91 to 28.11.96. Re-appointed as the Registrar for 2nd term from 10.2.97 to 30.1.2002.

vii. Director, Higher & Technical Education, Govt.of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar since 01/02/2002 till retirement on 31/10/2014.

vii. Director of North East Regional Institute of Science & Technology, Govt.of India,Nirjuli, Arunachal Pradesh since 26/09/2008 to 10/08/2010.

ix. Member Secretary, Arunachal Pradesh State Council of Technical Education (APSCTE).

x. Member Secretary, RashriyaUchttarShikshaAbhiyan (RUSA), A.P.

xi. Director of School Education, Govt.of Arunachal Pradesh.
Present Post State Chief Information Commissioner, Arunachal Pradesh Information Commission, Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar since 10/07/2016 for a tenure of 5(five) years.
Post holding in different Academic and Socio
Cultural organization (Present)
i. Member Central Advisory Board on Education (CABE).

ii. Member-Executive Council of Nagaland University.

iii. Member-Governing Board of the Inter University Centre for Teacher Education (BHU).

iv. Member Academic Council Guru Ghasidas University, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh.

v. Director, Vivekananda Kendra Vidhyalayas of North Eastern Region of India (Honarary).

vi. PrantSanchalak,Vivekananda Kendra,Arunachal Pradesh Trust.

vii. Trustee, Vivekananda Institute ofCulture, Guwahatiand Vivekananda Kendra Vidhyalaya, Arunachal Pradesh Trust.

viii. Chairman, BhartiyaItihasSankalan, Samity, Arunachal Pradesh.

ix. Chief Advisor, Central Nyokum Committee (CNC).

x. Chairman Abotani Mission, A.P. Itanagar.

xi. Chairman, RresearchInsitute of World’s Ancient Tradition, Culture and Heritage(RIWATCH) under International Centre for Cultural Studies(ICCS).

xii. Chairman, Nyityangan Dance& Music Academic Itanagar.

xiii. Chairman, Arunachal College of Fine Arts, Itanagar.

xiv. Adviser- Nyishi Indigenous Faith and Cultural Society (NIFCS).

xv. Executive Member- Indigenous Faith and Cultural Society of Arunachal Pradesh (IFCSAP).
Posts held on different Academic and Socio Cultural Organizations i. Member, National Council of Teacher Education (NCTEER).

ii. Governing Member of NIT.

iii. PrantPramukh, Vivekananda Kendra, Arunachal Pradesh.

iv. Chairman / Member of Peer Team of National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC).

v. National Advisory Board Member of R.K. Mission, Belur Math for 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration of Swami Vivekananda.

vi. National Organizing Committee Member of Vivekananda Kendra, KanyaKumari for 150th Birth Anniversary celebration of Swami Vivekandnda.

vii. Vice-President / Acting President of All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU).

viii. General Secretary, Guwahati Arunachal Pradesh Student’s Association (GASA).

ix. Founding President, North East Socio-cultural Organization (NESCO).

x. President, All Arunachal Pradesh Employees Association (APEA).

xi. General Secretary, Arunachal Pradesh College & University Teacher’s Association (APCUTA).

xii. Founding President of NyishiEltie Society (NES) and hold the post for 6 terms (12 years).

xiii. Founding Chairman of Donyi Polo Study Circle, Itanagar.

xiv. Member, SahityaAkademy, New Delhi.

xv. Member, Governing Board, North East Zonal CulturalCentre(NEZCC).

xvi. Chairman, Central Nyokum Committee from 2000-2010.
Awards i. CNC Award 1997.

ii. ANSU Award for education 2005.

iii. NagarikSanman for KushalPrashashak Award 1997.

iv. SEVA International Award 2007.

v. Karmayogi Award 2014 by NGO, ‘ My Home India’.
Achievements i. Establishment of Dera Natung Govt. College as one of the Premier Institution in the State, as the first Principal.

ii. Establishment of IGNOU Study Centre, Itanagar as one of the pioneer coordinator in making it not only one the best, but the second largest study Centre in the Northeastern region.

iii. Played a key role in the transformation of Rajiv Gandhi University (then Arunachal University) into a full-fledged University, making it one of the best among the newer Universities of the country at the time. Invited the inspection team of Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and UGC and brought the University under the financial grid of UGC under Section 12(B) and a member of AIU and Commonwealth University. Despite not having a regular Vice-Chancellor & inadequate funding by State Govt. played a pivotal role in bringing up the University to the present status.

iv. During the span of little less than 2 years as the Director of NERIST, not only restored normalcy to the administrative stalemate that had plunged NERIST into a chaotic situation but also taking the institution to greater heights by proficient display of administering skills:
  • Comprehensive revision of syllabi from Diploma level to Post-Graduate level.
  • Introduction of new academic programs namely M.Sc in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics, M.Tech&Ph.D programs in all departments & creation of separate Centre for Management studies.
  • Overhauling the pattern of NERIST Entrance Examination which was done earlier manually was fully computerized.
  • Increased the intake capacity from 1195 to 1359.
  • Successfully defended the Deemed University status from UGC Review Committee visit and also MHRD Review Committee.
  • Eviction of encroachment of institute land.
  • Conduction of 1st ever convocation with Shrimati Pratibha Devi Singh Patil, Her Excellency, President of India & 2nd Convocation with Dr. A.P. J. Abdul Kalam, former President of India as successive Chief Guests.


  • vi. Introduced computed & transparent State Joint Entrance Examination in Department of Higher and Technical education; a pioneer method in answer script evaluation through OMR machine. Examination result would be declared within 24 hours.

    vii. Establishment of Arunachal Pradesh State Council of Technical Education through and Act of the State Legislative Assembly to prepare course curriculum, conduct examinations & award Diploma to the students of polytechnics of the state under the Directorate of Higher & Technical Education.

    viii. Instrumental in the establishment of State Level Quality Assurance Cell to effect quality control & monitor the academic standard of colleges with the financial aid from NAAC, Bangalore.

    ix. Expansion of Higher Education in the State. Responsible for establishment of 5 new Govt. Degree Colleges & 8 Technical & Professional Colleges under Private Sector and also 9 new Polytechnics & 8 new Model Degree Colleges under Govt. of India scheme which are being established in the State.

    x. Played a crucial role in the successful establishment of National Institute of Technology (NIT) at Yupia in the year 2010.
    Country Visited USA, Canada, Guatemala, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Netherland, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand Bhutan, Nepal and UAE.
    Member of Professional Organizations i. Member, , Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.

    ii. Member, Indian History Congress, New Delhi.

    iii. Life Member, North East India History Association.
    Articles/Paper Published 40 Nos.
    Book Published 03 Nos.
    Radio and TV talks 30 Nos.
    Conference, Workshop and Seminar attended on Regional National and International level
    ( Outside the Arunachal Pradesh)
    45 Nos.
    Proficiency of language English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Nepali and number ofTribal dialects of Arunachal Pradesh.
    Hobbies (a) Games & Sports: (Such as Foot Ball, Volley Ball, Cricket, Badminton andLawn tennis etc.)

    (b) Socio-cultural Activities: Such as organizing and delivering extramural talks toAudience especially to the youths on patriotism, Preservation and promotion of Indian culture (Indigenous)