Governing Council by anil

A Governing Council, constituted by the Government of India, is at the top of the administrative structure for the Institute in an advisory capacity overseeing the policy directions and related issues, while the Director has executive functions with day-to-day administrative control.  The following are the members of the Governing Council for the period 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2017 :


Prof. V.K. Gaur
Honorary Emeritus Scientist
CSIR Fourth Paradigm Institute
NAL Belur Campus Bengaluru - 560037


Prof. Ram Sagar
610, 1st 'E' Cross
8th Block, Koramangala Layout
Bengaluru - 560095
Dr. R.R. Kelkar
DGM, IMD (Retd.)
C-7, 121/1, Niranjan Complex
Sus Road, Pashan
Pune- 411021

Prof. J.N. Goswami
Former Director
Physical Research Laboratory
Ahmedabad - 380009

Prof. J. Srinivasan
Chairman, Divecha Centre for Climate Change
Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences,
Indian Institute of Science
Bengaluru - 560012


Prof. U.C. Mohanty
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Bhubaneshwar - 751013


Dr. S.W.A. Naqvi
National Institute of Oceanography
Dona Paula, Goa- 403004


Secretary or Nominee of Secretary
Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES)
Prithvi Bhavan, Lodi Road
New Delhi – 110003

Financial Advisor or Nominee of Financial Advisor
Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES)
Prithvi Bhavan, Lodi Road
New Delhi – 110003

Director General of Meteorology
India Meteorological Department (IMD)
Mausam Bhavan, Lodi Road
New Delhi – 110003

Permanent Invitees

National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting
A-50, Sector-62
Noida – 201309

Mr. J.M. Mauskar, IAS (Retd.)
C-1, Flat No. 39
Supercon Residency Apartments
Shirine Garden, Aundh


Member Secretary

Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology(IITM)
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pashan
Pune – 41108