Dr. (Mrs.) Vineeta Kamran (M.A., M. Phil. Ph.D., English) has emerged as a dynamic academician and has been the Principal for the last Twenty Six Years. She is also the Founder – Principal of City Montessori School, Kanpur Road Campus, Lucknow.
Dr. Kamran has been trained by QCI International, USA and has travelled widely all over the World to visit various educational institutions. She has also attended & conducted various seminars, conventions, training Programmes in India and abroad on TQM and QCCs. The first school student QC-Jai Jagat was started in her school and she was the Convenor of the First International Convention on Students Quality Control Circles, ICSQCC’97 at Lucknow. She has been the spirit behind launching the International QC Academy and Human Excellence Research Center within her school which is affiliated to QCI International, USA and is also the Executive Director, World Council for Total Quality and Excellence in Education (WCTQEE).
She was honoured with the Best CEO Award of the Nation for the year 1997-98 by Quality Circle Forum of India, for promoting QCCs among the students at the National and International level. She was also nominated for the Woman of the Year 2000 Award by the American Biographical Institute, Inc. Dr. Kamran is also on the Board of Directors of Quality Circle Forum of India since the year 2001.
She is also a visiting Faculty for the Asian Productivity Organization. She has been appointed as the visiting fellow for the Kingston University, London, UK for imparting modules on Total Quality Management and Educational Technology. She has been the President for the All India Principal Association of ISC Schools in the year 2004. Her college has been awarded the ISO-9001-2000 certification for “Providing Education from Montessori to Degree Level”. Another achievement to her credit is the UNESCO Peace Prize to City Montessori School for the year 2002. This makes CMS the only School in the World to have achieved this honour ever. Her school has also figured as the State level Award Winning Nomination received from State / UT Govt. Department of Information Technology, Govt. of India, of Category ‘A‘ schools (Private / Govt. Aided schools) from the state of Uttar Pradesh for the year 2003. Her school is among the top schools and has been recognized with the Earthian Award for Water Conservation Project by WIPRO in the year 2014. Again in 2015 WIPRO recognized the school as the top school for the Project on Sustainability and Biodiversity.
Also as one of the active members of the American Society of Quality (ASQ), she is involved in initiating Quality Trends in Education through International Training sessions on a regular basis. She is elected as the President of Association of Schools for the Indian School Certificate for the year 2011. Currently she is the Member representative of the Association of Schools for the Indian School Certificate in the society of the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi.
She has been awarded with the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ for Excellence in Education and her school has been awarded with the ‘Excellence in Sports Award’ by EduAce Services.