Press Release

Press Release

18Jul 2015

‘Vivekananda Memorial Program for Museum Excellence’ held at Science City, Kolkata from 15th – 18th July 2015. Shri Pramod Jain, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India inaugurated the workshop on 15th July in presence of Dr. Madhuvanti Ghose, Alsdorf Associate Curator of Indian, Southeast Asian, Himalayan and Islamic Art, Art Institute of Chicago, […]

22Jun 2015

National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an organisation under Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India observed International Day of Yoga on 21st June. Shri A. S. Manekar, Deputy Director General, NCSM started the yoga session with mantra ‘Om Saṃgacchadhvaṃ saṃvadadhvaṃ saṃ vo manāṃsi jānatām devā bhāgaṃ yathā pūrve sañjānānā upāsate || as per protocol released […]

09May 2015

On the occasion of Rabindranath Tagore’s Birth Anniversary a travelling exhibition ‘Rabindranather Bigyan Bhabna’ was inaugurated at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata on 9th May 2015. Prof. Sugata Bose, Member of Parliament and Gardiner Professor of History, Harvard University inaugurated the exhibition in presence of Dr. Saroj Ghose, Former DG, NCSM and Museum […]

29Mar 2015

An International Capacity Building Workshop on ‘Innovation’ was organised by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) from 26th – 28th March 2015 in Kolkata. As NCSM is developing 60 Innovation Hubs throughout India, this workshop was very much evitable for enhancement of skills of the coordinators of Innovation Hubs in India by exposing them to […]

28Feb 2015

As a part of the Festival of India celebrations in Indonesia & Malaysia, two travelling exhibitions ‘Life on the Silver Screen: The Fascinating Story of Indian Cinema’ and ‘The Rise of Digital India’ developed by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) an autonomous body under Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India will be inaugurated in […]

22Sep 2014

A three day workshop on ‘Digital Engagement of Museums’ was inaugurated by Shri G. S. Rautela, Director General, National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) at Central Research and Training Laboratory, Salt Lake, Kolkata. In his welcome address Shri Rautela said-‘New generation is equipped with smart gadgets like mobile phones which can act like a museum […]