, Nuffield College, University of Oxford. Topic: India’s Export Trends and Prospects for SelfSustained Growth. [Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1964] 1957 Economic Tripos [First Class honours], University of Cambridge 1954 M.A. Economics, Panjab University – First Class with first position in the University 1952 B.A. Economics(Hons.), Panjab University – Second Class with first position in the University 1950 Intermediate Panjab University – First Class with first position in the University 1948 Matriculation, Panjab University – First class PRIZES AND AWARDS 2000 Conferred Annasaheb Chirmule Award by the W.LG. alias Annasaheb Chirmule Trust setup by United Western Bank Limited, Satara, Maharashtra 1999 Received H.H. Kanchi Sri Paramacharya Award for Excellence from Shri R. Venkataraman, former President of India and Patron, The Centenarian Trust Academy of Agricultural

1999 Fellow of the National Sciences,New Delhi.

1997 Conferred Lokmanya Tilak Award by the Tilak Smarak Trust, Pune

T.S. Delhi Economics. 1994 Honorary Fellow.University of Delhi. national Institute of Education.K. Oxford. (NIKKEI). Indian Institute of bankers 1976 Honorary Professor. New Delhi . John’s College. Politics and Society 1994 Elected Honorary Fellow. Centre for Asia Economy. Nuffield College. Indian economic Association 1982 Elected Honorary Fellow. 1982 Elected Honorary Fellow. London School of Economics. Finance Minister of the Year 1994 Elected Distinguished Fellow. All India Management Association 1993 Euromoney Award.R. N. Finance Minister of the year 1993 Asiamoney Award.E. publisher of Japan’s leading business daily 1996 Honorary Professor.C. U.1997 Received Justice K. Hegde Foundation Award for the year 1996 1997 Awarded Nikkei Asia prize for Regional Growth by the Nihon Keizai Shimbun Inc. Delhi School of 1995 Jawaharlal Nehru Birth Centenary Award of the Indian Science Congress Association for 1994-95 1994 Asiamoney Award. University of Oxford. 1985 Elected President. Finance Minister of the Year 1987 Padma Vibhushan Award by the President of India 1986 National Fellow. Jawaharlal Nehru University. st. Cambridge.

University of Bologna.(Economics).Sc) .K. Chandigarh University Medal for standing First in B.(Economics).A.Litt. Awarded Adam Smith Prize. John’s college.K. University of Cambridge. Edmonton. Italy .Kurukshetra University . panjab University. Roorkee (Doctor of Social Sciences) . patiala (D. Chandigarh 1952 Recipient of Honorary Degrees of D. Nagarjunanagar . panjab University.University of Roorkee. U. U. Cambridge. Tirupathi . Mysore .Guru Nanak University. University of Cambridge.Sc) . from : . & St. Awarded Wright’s Prize for distinguished performance. Canada .Panjab University.Chaudhary charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University.Doctor of Laws by the University of Alberta. for standing first in M.University of Mysore.Sri Venkateswara University. Hyderabad .1957 1955 1956 1954 Elected Wrenbury Scholar. Chandigarh . Uttar Chand Kapur Medal. Hon. Panjab university.Delhi University. U. Hisar (D.A.K.Nagarjuna University. delhi .Osmania University. Amritsar .Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology.

Dhanbad (Deemed University) (Honoris Causa) . 1991.May 15. Ravishankar Shukla University. Chairman. 2001: August 1. Bhimrao Ambedkar University (formerly Agra University) Doctor Letters degree .Indian School of Mines.Dr. 1996: June. Commission of India Planning D. 1996 . Raipur WORK EXPERIENCE AND POSITIONS HELD May 22. University Grants Commission Advisor to Prime Minister of India on Economic Affairs Secretary General and Commissioner. Rajya Sabha (Council of States) Parliament of India Re-elected as member of Rajya Sabha for a Term of six years Chairman. 1991: March 1991-June 1991: Dec 1990 – March 1991: August 1987 – Nov 1990: Jan 1985. June. Parliamentary Standing Committee on Commerce.Sc. 2004 – till date: March 21.2004: Prime Minister of India Leader of Opposition. 1995: September.Pt. South Commission Dy.Dec 4.July 1987: . Rajya Sabha Finance Minister of India Re-elected Member of Rajya Sabha for a term of six years Elected Member of Rajya Sabha Chairman. 1998 – May 22. 1997: June 21..

Space Commission. India UNCTAD. Govt. Ministry of Foreign Trade. Chandigarh 1963-65 : Professor of Economics 1959-63 : Reader in Economics 1957-59:Senior Lecturer in economics 1966 – 1969: 1957 – 1965 OTHER ASSIGNMENTS Leader of the Indian delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. India Secretary. Reserve Bank of India Member-Secretary. Financing for Trade Section 1966 : Economic Affairs Officer : Panjab University. Delhi University. Planning Commission. of India 1972 – 1976: 1971 – 1972: 1969 – 1971: Chief Economic Adviser. United Nations Secretariat. Cyprus (1993) . Government of India Member [Finance]. Ministry of Finance Dept.1976 – April 1980: Governor. Atomic Energy Commission. Ministry of Finance. Delhi School of Economics.Sept 1982 – Jan 1985: April 1980 – Sept 1982: Nov. Govt. New York Chief. India Professor of International Trade. India Economic Adviser. of Economic Affairs. of India Member[Finance].

Indian Delegation to : Indo-Soviet Monitoring Group Meeting (1982) Indo-Soviet Joint Planning Group Meeting (198082) Aid India Consortium Meetings (1977-79) Member Indian Delegation to : South-South Consultation. Paris (1973-79) Annual Meetings of IMF. Lima .Leader of the Indian delegation to the Human Rights World Conference.1971) of Group of 77. Santiago (April-May 1972) Meetings of UNCTAD Trade & Development Board.Joint Study Committee (1980-83) Leader. New Delhi (1982) Cancun Summit on North-South Issues (1981) Aid-India Consortium Meetings. Vienna (1993) Governor of India on the Board of Governors of the IMF and the International Bank of Reconstruction & Development (1991-95) Appointed by Prime Minister of India as Member. IBRD & Commonwealth Finance Ministers (1972-79) Third Session of UNCTAD. Geneva (May 1971 – July 1972) Ministerial Meeting (Oct. Economic Advisory Council to the Prime minister (198384) Chairman. India Committee of the Indo-japan .

Represented Secretary. Kingston (1975) Prime Ministers .Participated in Commonwealth Meeting. Meetings of IMF Interim Committee and Joint Fund-Bank Development Committee (1976-80. International Organizations : Appointed as Member by the Secretary-General.- Deputy for India on IMF Committee of Twenty on International Monetary Reform (1972 – 74) .Director. 2000) . 1968 Committee on Invisibles & Financing Related to Trade.Alternate Governor for India.Director. Board of Governors of IBRD (1976-80) . Board of Governors.-General UNCTAD at several inter-governmental meetings including : Second Session of UNCTAD. Board of Governors of the IMF (1982-85) .Alternate Governor for India. Consultant to UNCTAD.Associate. Reserve Bank of India (1976-80) . Asian Development Bank.Alternate Governor for India. ESCAP and Commonwealth Secretariat . Manila (1976-80) . 1982-85) . Industrial Development Bank of India (197680) .Member. United Nations of a Group of Eminent Persons to advise him on Financing for Development (December.

Oxford University. Shri Gurmukh Singh Born on 26th September.PUBLICATIONS (i) Author of book “India’s Export Trends and Prospects for Self-Sustained Growth” [Clarendon Press. 1964] Have published a large number of articles in economic journals (ii) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------S/o. 1932 Married in 1958 to Smt. Gursharan Kaur Have three daughters .

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