Membership

Membership of the Society is open to persons of all nations, who are interested in ecology. Members are entitled to receive Society journal Tropical Ecology en gratis, to attend symposia and meeting, to vote in the election of the Executive Committee and be eligible for election to the Executive Committee. Details of membership and application form can be obtained from the Secretary or downloaded in PDF, WORD format.

Annual Subscription
The annual membership subscription is Rs. 800 for Residents in India and SAARC countries, US $ 30 for Residents in other developing countries, and US $ 60 for Residents in developed countries. New members pay an admission fee of Rs. 50 or US $ 3, as applicable.

Life Membership
Currently not available.

Payment options

  1. Cheque/draft should be drawn in favour of International Society for Tropical Ecology and mailed to : Treasurer, ISTE, Department of Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221 005, India.
  2. Electronic transfer of payment within India may be made to: ISTE A/C No. 10654900774 at State Bank of India, Banaras Hindu University Branch Code no. 00211.
  3. Electronic transfer from outside India may be made through: Swift A/C No. SBI NIN BB 501 payable to International Society for Tropical Ecology account no.10654900774, State Bank of India, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221 005, India.

The details (amount, date, sending bank etc.) of electronic transfer should be e-mailed to: tropecol@gmail.com and kpsingh.bhu@gmail.com

Download Membership Application Form