Narendra Singh Pakistan India

Biography of Narendra Singh

Narendra Singh enrolled at the University of Glasgow in 1910 at the age of 19. He studied engineering, and matriculated over a total of seven years at the University: four consecutive years from 1910-1913, 1915-16, 1918-19 and 1922-23.

Singh was born at Gujranwala, in modern day Pakistan, son of Sardar Kapur Singh, a government contractor.

Singh stayed in Glasgow and was a member of the Bohemian Chess Club from 1920. You can find a biography for him on the Chess Scotland website.


Narendra Singh
Born 1891.
Died 25 August 1967.
GU Degree: Science and Engineering, 1910-1913, 1915, 191;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Engineering student at the University of Glasgow from 1910
Record last updated: 27th Nov 2015

Country Associations

Pakistan Pakistan, Gujranwala
Place of Birth

India India, Gujranwala

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student