Organization

The organizational structure of the CSC consists mainly of the Honorary Director, Honorsry Co-coordinator and two science communicators. Subject-experts, teachers and academicians are invited here from time to time as resource persons in different scientific activities/programmes. There is an Advisory Committee of the CSC and the Vice Chancellor - SPU heads the Committee, which is also the Purchase Committee. Other members of the Committee are drawn from the Heads of the PG Science Departments of the University, College Principals and representatives of the Gujcost and the District Education Officer, as per the list attached in Appendix II.

This CSC is sponsored and funded on a yearly basis by the Gujarat Council on Science & Technology (Gujcost) Department of Science & Technology Govt. of Gujarat Gandhinagar. Ours is the only Science Centre in the Gujarat state which is working under a University Set-up.

The activity report and progress of the CSC are reviewed by the Gujcost by calling a mid-year meeting of all the CSCs in October/November, and a year-end meeting is called in April-May every year. It is regularly attended by the Hon. Director and presentation of our work is made by the Science Communicators. This CSC is now considered as a good upcoming Science Centre in Gujarat, carrying out useful innovative activities/programmes.