Indian Scientific Education & Technology Foundation is a non-profit and non-governmental organization that has been established mainly for the promotion of science in India at the suburban and rural level. The ISET foundation is specially made for the promotion of science education and endorsement of the scientific manner adaptability in a routine lifestyle of the society. Science education plays a major role in living a comfortable life. India has made much progress in the education sector since Independence including progress in science education. Science and Technology are the main driving forces of the nation and fundamental to the progress and growth. So it is necessary that advantages of science and technology should reach all sections of the society through the ISET foundation. In India, nearly 70% of the country’s population lives in rural areas mean out of 121 crores population, 83.3 crores live in rural areas while 37.7 crores stay in urban areas, said the census of India’s 2011 released by Union Home Secretary. As per UGC, approximately 20 million students get enrollment in various courses yearly, among 19% students only enroll in science courses and 16% students enrolled in engineering and technology. According to the Gross enrolment ratio (GER) 2018, the enrolment percentage of Science courses were 16.04% and Engineering and technology was 15.57% in undergraduate and in postgraduate, enrolment percentage of science was 13%, Medical Science was 3.33%, Information Technology & computer was 6.22% and Engineering & technology was 6.69%. India is constantly progressive to attain the scientific advancement in many areas and the ISET foundation stands for cooperating to achieve the scientific advancement. This organization is not only focused on science education but also interested in to develop advanced modern technology based healthcare, scientific technology based agriculture and scientific lifestyle based society.
The main Moto behind the establishment of the ISET Foundation is to promote Science Education in India. The foundation is keenly interested to develop the scientific temperament in each student of India and to develop the scientific-technological atmosphere in the community.
ISET FOUNDATION’s vision is to be provide the platform to the students and the society for adapting scientific lifestyle.
ISET Foundation mission is to improve the quality of science education in India and
ensure that all children not only study the theory but also strictly do the practical work in the school....
It would be accomplished by working in collaboration with the government, local communities, parents, teachers, volunteers,
and civil society members. Organization’s aim is to supplement in science education rather than replace
governmental efforts. It sure, that we will achieve the advancement in Indian science through facilitates the excellent scientific education, awareness programmes,
promote the innovation/creative ideas, endorse entrepreneurship, to develop competitiveness and stewardship toward science.
Our vision, mission and objectives could be achieved only through definite strong believes
ISET Foundation’s Members are self-motivated people of all ages and from different walks of life who give of their time and resources to make positive difference in the science education of students and society. Come, be an ISET Foundation member.