Dr. Pratapsinh Kakasaheb Desai

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  • An effective membership base consisting of 138581 technical teachers as Life Members, 3212 Institutional Members (including IITs, IISc., NITs and other leading technical institutions), 1467 faculty chapters and 1772 students’ chapters and 19 Sections at State level throughout the country.   
  • The major objective of the ISTE is to provide quality training programmes to the teachers and the administrators of technical institutions. This is enabling to update their knowledge and skills in their fields and lead to the production and development of top-quality professional engineers and technicians needed by the industry and other organisations.
  • Being the leading national organization of educators in the field of engineering and technology ISTE effectively contributes in various missions of the Union Government and coordinates meaningful interaction among technical institutions of Degree/ Diploma levels all over the country through seminars, workshops and conferences. It organizes an annual convention for faculty and students separately every year where a large number of technocrats, technical teachers, policy makers, experts from the industry etc. participate and interact.