Col(Dr) Mohinder Pal Singh is an alumni of St Xaviers college , Mumbai . He joined IMA as a direct entry candidate in July 1988 and subsequently served with the MAHAR Regiment. During his 30 years of service in the army he served in all kinds of terrain including high altitude and deserts. Apart from other courses he also successfully completed the Commando Training from the Commando Wing of Infantry School. He was also an instructor in Infantry School. He has been a GTO in 19 SSB from 2002 to 2006 and Sr GTO, 14 SSB from 2010 to 2012. During these two tenures he assessed over 13000 candidates at SSB. Later, while in service he was tasked to establish a SSB training school at Mahar Regiment Centre , Saugor where he mentored many soldiers from the Mahar Regiment for SSB and that initiative achieved tremendous results. Apart form being a successful GTO and a successful SSB Mentor, Col Mohinder Pal Singh is a PhD from Allahabad University and author of four books on leadership , team building and International Relations.