Overall Coordination

Overall Coordination

Science Olympiads

The Science Olympiad programme is overseen by the National Steering Committee for Science Olympiads (NSC), constituted by DAE, and comprised of members of each funding agency as well as eminent experts in each subject. The chairperson of the NSC is the Centre Director, HBCSE (ex officio).

Prof. Anwesh Mazumdar

National Coordinator, Science Olympiads, 
HBCSE, TIFR,  Mumbai, India


Mathematical Olympiad

The Mathematical Olympiad programme is overseen by the National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM). The chairperson of the NBHM is Prof. V. Srinivas, School of Mathematics, T.I.F.R, Mumbai.

Prof. Prithwijit De​

National Coordinator, Mathematical Olympiad,

List of Regional Coordinators for Mathematical Olympiad – Click here

National Steering Committee for Science Olympiads

1Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya, Centre Director, HBCSE, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, V.N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd,     Mumbai 400088Chair (ex officio)
2Prof. Anwesh Mazumdar, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, V.N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd, Mumbai 400088National Coordinator, Science Olympiads
3Prof. Hema Achyuthan, Professor and Head, Department of Geology, Anna University,  Chennai 600025National Coordinator, Earth Science Olympiad
4Shri Manoj Sapra, Scientific Secretary, Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences, Department of Atomic Energy, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, Mumbai 400085BRNS/DAERepresentative
5Smt. Prachi Pandey
Joint Secretary (Institutions & Training)
Department of School Education and Literacy
Ministry of Education, Shastri Bhavan,
New Delhi- 110001
MHRD Representative

Mrs. Namita Gupta,
Head, Inspire Program Division
Ministry of Science and Technology,
Department of Science and Technology,
Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road,
New Delhi 110016

DST Representative
7Dr. Tirtha Pratim Das, Director, Space Science Programme Office (SSPO), ISRO Headquarters, Antariksh Bhavan, New BEL Road,            Banglore 560094ISRO Representative
8Dr. Jagvir Singh
Scientist -G, Ministry of Earth Sciences
Government of India, Majasagar Bhavan,
Block- 12, CGO Complex,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003
MoES Representative
9Dr. Sunita Farkiya, Head, DESM, N.C.E.R.T., Shri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi 110016NCERT Representative
10Prof. B. P. Tyagi, Chief Coordinator (Examinations), Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT), 23, Adarsh Vihar Raipur Road, Dehradun 248001IAPT Representative

Prof. S. D. Samant
Emeritus Professor, UM-DAE,
Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (CEBS),
“Nalanda”, Opp Nano Sciences Building,
University of Mumbai, Vidyanagari,
Mumbai 400098

ACT Representative
12Dr. Sasikumar Menon, Director, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Lab,194, Scheme VI, Road No. 15, Sion Koliwada, Sion (E), Mumbai 400022ATBS Representative
13 Prof. Dipan K. Ghosh, (Retd., IIT Bombay), Indian Physics AssociationIPA Representative
14Shri Umesh Kumar Rustagi
Director, Nehru Science Centre,
Dr. E. Moses Road, Worli, 
Mumbai- 400018
NCSM Representative
15Prof. Manoj Harbola, Department Of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur 208016Member (Physics)

Prof. A. A. Natu, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pashan,        Pune 411008

Member (Chemistry)
17Prof. P. V. Balaji, Department of Bio-sciences and Bio-engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai  400076Member (Biology)
18Prof. Somak Raychaudhury
Vice-Chancellor, Ashoka University
plot no 2, NH 44,
Rajiv Gandhi Education City,
Sonipat, Haryana 131029
Member (Astronomy)
19Prof. Savita Ladage, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education-TIFR, V. N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd, Mumbai 400088Chemistry Olympiad Cell, HBCSE
20 (Special Invitee) Dr. Vijay Kumar
HoD, Physics
Dean Allied Sciences
Graphic Era Hill University, Dehradun
Coordinator, Asian Physics Olympiad Programme
21 (Special Invitee)

Prof. J. P. Gadre
Coordinator, IAPT-JSO Cell

Co-ordinator of the Junior Science Olympiad Programme