Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is a Premier Indian Society for Teachers and Students of the Technical Education System. ISTE membership is a powerful and meaningful way for educators to connect with peers, to gather in a variety of forums to share the challenges and excitement of teaching, and to be part of a community that leads the transformation of education. ISTE is a Professional Society giving more than 50 National and Regional Awards to Institutions, Teachers and Students for innovation and excellence in various areas of Engineering and Technology. ISTE is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK–12 and teacher education.ISTE represents more than 100,000 education leaders and emerging leaders throughout the world and informs its members regarding educational issues of national and global scope. ISTE members include individuals, affiliate organizations, and corporations:

  • 18,500 individual members from more than 80 countries worldwide

  • 80 affiliate organizations

  • 6 affiliate regions worldwide

  • 60 corporations worldwide

ISTE Mission

ISTE mission is to advance the excellence in learning and teaching through innovative and effective uses of technology. ISTE consists of diverse worldwide community of educational leaders actively creating a world in which all learners can achieve their creative and intellectual potential. The major objective of the ISTE is to assist and contribute in the production and development of top quality professional engineers and technicians needed by the industries and other organizations. ISTE membership helps to develop and communicate advocacy positions and a compelling rationale that supports effective use of technology in education. It Provides up-to-date information about emerging policy issues and opportunities for action. PSRR holds the ISTE Institution Membership with IM 1904 with effect from 2010.


The inauguration of ISTE Staff Chapter at PSRR was held in 2010. There are 61 staff members in ISTE Institution Staff Chapter (TN-223). The following activities were conducted by ISTE Staff Chapter for faculties: Faculty Development Program, Promoting the faculties to interact with the corporate people to have seminars and Guest lectures, and assisting the staff members to participate in various International and National conferences.


The inauguration of ISTE Student Chapter at PSRR was held in 2010.It has 441 students as members with Institution Student Chapter (TN-265) at PSRR. The ISTE Student Chapter activities include workshops, guest lectures by both the corporate and academic personalities and also various developmental programs which support effective use of technology in education