Prof. Pratapsinh Kakaso Desai 

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    Prof. Vijay D. Vaidya



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How to Establish an ISTE Students Chapter


Step – 1 :     The Institution, where the Chapter is to be established, must have been approved by the AICTE and also must be an Institutional Member of ISTE.
Step – 2 :     Enroll at least 200 students or 75% of annual intake whichever less as ISTE members by filling up the application forms and returning them to ISTE Headquarters alongwith the membership fee by way of a DD in favour of "ISTE, New Delhi". Please don’t club the student membership fee with faculty membership fee as there is a separate account of student membership. List of the students may please be sent through soft copy in CD as well as in hard copy to facilitate expeditious despatch of cards for students. Cards to students will be issued for entire duration of the course initially in their first year.
Step – 3 :          On receiving the above, ISTE office will send you the following :
n    Student Membership Cards for 4 years/3 years as per duration of the course.
n    Student Chapter Formation Certificate
n    Admissible Student chapter Share if not retained by the student chapter already.
n    A Student Primer Book for New Student Chapters
Step – 4 :     On receipt of the above details, convene a meeting of the ISTE Student members to elect the following office bearers and send the list to ISTE Headquarters :
                    –       Faculty Advisor
                    –       Student Chairperson
                    –       Student Secretary    
                    –       3 to 7 members       
Step – 5 :     Arrange the inauguration of the Chapter in a befitting function and conduct the following activities:
                    n        Organise weekly quiz programmes for members.
                    n        Organise lectures by experts from industry, R&D organisations, defence services, government departments and other institutions.
                    n          Coaching programme for writing competitive examinations and attending job interview.
                    n        Training programme on report writing, Project Management
                    n        Cultural programmes
                    n        Counselling Services
                    n        Entrepreneurship development programmes
                    n        Lectures on Moral Values and Ethics
                    n        Discussions, brain-storming sessions, group activities
                    n        Training in public speaking   
                    n        Training in becoming a Master Student
                    n        Visits to industry, work sites
                    n        Programmes in leadership and personality development  
                    n        Training in co-operative learning        
                    n        Training on Environmental Awareness
                    n        Training on Basic Management Skills
                    n        Minimum strength of 50 students are essential to start ISTE Student Chapter
            The proportionate share of the Bank interest on the Life Membership fee shall be remitted to the Chapter on receipt of the satisfactory report of Activities and Audited Statement of Accounts for the preceding year from the Chapter through proper channel. The request for the release of the Chapter share should be sent to the Headquarters during the month of July of every year.  Student Chapter can retain their share out of total fee collected and send the rest amount to ISTE Delhi for necessary action.