Society for the Promotion of S&T Studies

Promoters of the International Journal - Science, Technology and Society

C/O Room No 232

Science Technology and Society

School of Social Sciences Building I

Jawaharlal Nehru University

New Delhi -110067 India










About Us


The Society for the Promotion of S&T Studies is a registered society in Delhi (Registration No. S/28440 of 1995 dated 26th September 1995)


Aims & Objectives


i)             The primary objective of the Society is to promote research in the broad field of science technology and society (STS) studies in the developing countries of Asia, Latin Americas and Africa through the publication of an academic journal under the title “Science, Technology and Society (an international journal devoted to the developing world)”

ii)           To promote research studies in the area of STS by organizing seminars, workshops, symposia etc. and through the publication of relevant proceedings, reports books etc. The objective of the society also includes the effort at bringing the STS academic studies with science, technology and policy for development.

iii)          To generate interest among the emerging scholarship in the area of STS through intellectual and other means of support

iv)          The society upholds the academic culture of free and objective expression as far as possible and is a non-political organization. The society will consciously avoid any kid of party-political or religious affiliations detrimental to the aims and objectives of the society.

v)           All the incomes, earnings, movable or immovable properties of the society shall be solely utilized and applied towards the promotion of its aims and objects as set forth in the Memorandum of Association and no portion thereof shall be paid or transferred directly or indirectly by way of dividends, bonus, profits or in any manner whatsoever to the present or the past members of the society or to any person claiming though any one or more of the present or the past members. No member of the society shall have any personal claim on any moveable or immovable properties of the society or make any profits, whatsoever, by virtue of this membership.




One of the major activities of this Society is to bring out International Journal - "Science, Technology and Society" (ISSN: 0971-7218), published by SAGE Publications, New Delhi.

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