Governing Council

The Government of Gujarat has set up Gujarat Council of Science City for the purpose of conceptualizing, developing and operating Gujarat Science City. The Council is a registered autonomous society Dr. J. N. Singh, IAS, the Chief Secretary to Government of Gujarat is its Chairman. Its Governing Body includes eminent Indian scientists, architects and planners.

Sr. No. Appointment As Per GR Gujarat Science City Governing Body Name and Appointment
1 Chief Secretary, GOG Chairman Dr. J. N. Singh, IAS
Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat & Chairman, GCSC, Block No. 1, 5th Floor, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.
2 Principal Secretary To Hon’ble CM. Member Shri M. K. Das, IAS
Swarnim Sankul-1, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.
3 Principal Secretary, Finance Dept. GOG Member Shri. Arvind Agrawal, IAS
Addl. Chief Secretary Finance Department,Block No. 4, 5th Floor, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar
4 Principal Secretary, Industries & Mines Dept. GOG Member Shri M. K. Das, IAS
Industries & Mines Dept. Block No. 5, 3rd Floor, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar
5 Principal Secretary, Education Dept. GOG Member Shri Mukesh Kumar, IAS
Secretary (Primary & Secondary Education) Block No. 5, 7th Floor, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.
6 Principal Secretary, Urban Development Dept. GOG Member Shri Mukesh Puri, IAS
Principal Secretary, Urban Development and Urban Housing Department,Block No. 14, 9th Floor, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar
7 Principal Secretary, (H & TE) Education Dept. GOG Member

Smt. Anju Sharma, IAS
Principal Secretary (Higher & Technical Education), Education Dept. Block No. 5, 8th Floor, Sachivalaya,Gandhinagar.

8 Principal Secretary, Roads & Building Dept. GOG Member Shri S. B. Vasava,
Secretary, Roads and Building Department Block No. 14, 2nd Floor Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.
9 MD, GSPCL, GOG Member

Shri. Atanu Chkraborty, IAS

Managing Director, GSPCL,
GSPC Bhavan, Sector-II, Gandhinagar

10 Joint Secretary, Department of Culture, GOI Member Joint Secretary,
Department of Culture, Government of India, Room No. 334, C-Wing, Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi-110001
11 Advisor and Head, (NCST) National Council of Science Technology Member Dr. Nisha Mendiratta, Head,
NCSTC (National Council for Science & Technology Communication), New Mehrauli Roads, New Delhi-110016
12 Advisor, GUJCOST Member Dr. N. Sahoo, Advisor,
Gujarat Council on Science & Technology, Science & Technology Department, MS Building, 7th Floor, Gandhinagar
13 Director, General National Council of Science Museum (NCSM) Member Shri A D Choudhury,
Director General, National Council of Science Museum (NCSM), Block GN, Sector-V, Bidhan Nagar, Kolkata-7000091
14 Dr. D. Balasubramanium, Hyderabad Member Dr. D. Balasubramanium,
Director Research LV Prasad Eye Institute, LV Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad-500034
15 Dr. G. P. Phondke, Mumbai Member Dr. G. P. Phondke,
Ex. Director, National Institute for Science and Communication (NISCOM) 5, Ragini Sahity Sahswas Bhandra (East) Mumbai-400051
16 Director, SAC ISRO Member

Shri D. K. Das, Director,
Space Applications Centre, Indian Space Research Organization, Satellite Road, Ahmedabad.

17 Shri Sudhindra Kulkarni Member  
18 Dean, Institute of Plasma Research, Bhatt, Gandhinagar-382481 Member Prof. Abhijit Sen S. Chandrashekhar Chair,
Institute of Plasma Research, Bhat, Gandhinagar-382481
19 Secretary, Department of Science & Technology Member Secretary Shri Dhananjay Dwivedi, IAS,
Secretary, Department of Science & Technology, Block No. 7, 5th Floor, Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.