Dr Umesh Kumar Singh, born on 20th July 1973, is one of the distinguished 2010 batch Principal of U P Government Aided Colleges. Dr Singh has completed his Primary and Secondary education up to Class 10th from his Village in Mau District. He has passed Intermediate from Udai Pratap Inter College, Varanasi in 1989 as hosteller in Boarding House 5. He has done his Graduation (B.Sc.) from Udai Pratap Autonomous College, Varanasi in 1992. After Graduation Dr Singh joined Banaras Hindu University for his Post Graduate Degree and passed M.Sc. (Physics) examination in 1995 from Faculty of Science, BHU. He has completed his Ph.D. in Fiber Optics under the supervision of Prof O N Singh
from Department of Applied Physics, Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi. He has published 9 International research papers. During research Dr Singh has offered the membership of New York Academy of Sciences, USA but refused the offer.
After completing his Ph.D. he has got appointment as Lecturer (Physics) in Udai Pratap Inter College, Varanasi through UPSESSB, Allahabad at the age of 25 years. During his tenure of Lectureship he has worked as In-charge, External Examinations U P I C, Treasurer, Gramotthan Ball Mahila Kalyan Sansthan, Mau (UP), Gaurdian Member (2002-2009), Committee of Management, Udai Pratap Public School, Udai Pratap College Campus, Varanasi. Member (2007-2009), Building Construction Monitoring Committee, U. P. College, Varanasi.
After serving for a period of 12 years in Udai Pratap Inter College, Varanasi as a Lecturer, he has been selected as the Principal in S M S U Inter College, Sadat Ghazipur (Well Known as Samata Inter College) by UPSESSB, Allahabad. Since 1st July 2010 to 1st July 2019 he has worked as Principal in S M S U Inter College. During his tenure of Principal ship he has also worked as Member, Committee of Management, Samata P G College, Sadat, Ghazipur, Member, District Sports Organization District Ghazipur and Vice President, Uttar Pradesh Scout and Guide, District Ghazipur. He has made notable contribution wherever he worked.
Since 2nd July 2019 Dr Singh has joined this Institution as Principal via service transfer.