2017-

Prof Dr Rosmawati Mohamed

2014-2017
Prof Dato' P Kandasami

2013-2014
Dato' Dr Khoo Kah Lin (deceased)

2011-2013
Dr Chang Keng Wee

2008-2011
Prof Victor Lim

2006-2008
Prof Emeritus Dato' Khalid Kadir

2002-2006
Prof Dato' Mrs S T Kew

1998-2002
Datuk Dr Yeoh Poh Hong

1990-1998
Tan Sri Dato' Dr Abu Bakar Suleiman

1984-1990
Dato' Dr Lim Say Wan (deceased)

1983-1984
Dato' Dr V Thuraisingham

1981-1983
Dr Ng Chuan Wai

1980-1981
Dato' Dr Joseph Eravelly

1976-1980
Dato' Dr Mahmood Merican

1973-1976
Datuk Dr G A Sreenevasan (deceased)

1972-1973
Tan Sri Dato' Dr R P Pillay (deceased)

1971-1972
Datuk Dr K A  Menon (deceased)

1969-1971
Dato' Dr S M A Alhady (deceased)

1966-1969
Tan Sri Dr Mohammed Din Ahmad (deceased)