Indian Society for Technical Education
The Indian Society for Technical Education is a national, professional, non-profit Society registered under the Indian Societies Registration Act of 1860. First started in 1941 as the ‘Association of Principals of Technical Institutions’ (APTI), it was converted into "Indian Society for Technical Education" in 1968 with a view to enlarge its activities to advance the cause of Technology education. ISTE has an Executive Council at National level.
The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is the Technical Education System in our country with the motto of Career Development of Teachers and Personality Development of Students and overall development of our Technical Education System.
At present, ISTE has a very large and an effective membership base consisting of more than 1,02,985 Life Members, 5,54,094 Student Members, 2410 Institutional Members (including IITs, IISc., NITs and other leading technical institutions), 1214 Faculty Chapters and 1322 Students’ Chapters and 17 Sections throughout the country.
ISTE Student Chapter was established in the year 1999 at our Institution. Since then the chapter is organizing various activities on weekly basis to benefit the students. In addition a National Level Socio & Technical Symposium is organized every year.The Major Objectives of the ISTE are: