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educator , Principal

Govindasamy Raja Gopal, Malaysian principal, educator. Specialist teacher's certified Specialist Teacher's Training Institute, NCT Ministry of Education. Named to Honorary Order of the Crown of Kedah, King of Kedah State, 1997; recipient Kedah Meritorious Service medal, 1990, Service award, Kulim District, 1996, District Highest Teachers award, District Education Department, 2002, State Highest Teachers award, Kedah Government, 2002.

Background

Gopal, Govindasamy Raja was born on June 23, 1934 in Kedah, Malaysia. Son of Govindasamy and Thevanammal.

Education

Bachelor (honorary), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1967.

Career

Principal National Secondary School, Sungai Petani, Raub, Kulim, Kuala Ketil, Malaysia, 1967—1989. Lecturer University Utara Malaysia, Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia, 1992—2002. Retired

Chairman Principal Council, Kulim, Malaysia, 1980—1983.

State representative Malaysian Association for Education, Malaysia, 1967—1971. Education teacher's trainee supervisor University of Science Malaysia, 1991—1994. Education chairman Rotary Club, Sungai Petani, Malaysia, 1968.

Adviser Kedah Writers Club, Malaysia, 1968.

Achievements

  • Specialist teacher's certified Specialist Teacher's Training Institute, NCT Ministry of Education.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Sub editor: The Work Camper. Editor: Tamil Oli-University of Malaya Journal.

Membership

Vice chairman Malaysian Indian Congress, Padang Serai Division, Malaysia, 1995—2003. Fellow: Royal Georaphical Society United Kingdom.

Connections

Married Pakiriammal Narayanasamy. Children: Raja Lakshumi, Raja Sumathi, Raja Kamalam, Raja Sunthara Kannan, Raja Mohana, Raja Devi, Raja Theva Krishnan.

father:
Govindasamy Thevanammal

mother:
Thevanammal

spouse:
Pakiriammal Narayanasamy

child:
Raja Lakshumi Gopal

child:
Raja Sumathi Gopal

child:
Raja Kamalam Gopal

child:
Raja Sunthara Kannan Gopal

child:
Raja Mohana Gopal

child:
Raja Devi Gopal

child:
Raja Theva Krishnan Gopal