Saroj Ghose

Saroj Ghose
Born (1935-09-01)1 September 1935[1]
Kolkata, British India
Nationality Indian
Employer Retired from NCSM
Known for Science popularizer, Museum maker
Notable work Science City, Kolkata. Parliament Museum, New Delhi[2]
Title PhD
Awards Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan

Saroj Ghose, born in Kolkata, is an Indian science popularizer and museum maker. He was the director of Birla Industrial & Technological Museum and director general of the National Council of Science Museums, Government of India. He has won an award for "Best Effort in Science Popularisation Amongst Children".[3]


Ghose graduated in Electrical Communication Engineering at Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He received a master's degree from Herbert University and a Ph.D. from the Smithsonian Institution.[4]

Awards and distinctions



  1. "Padmabhusan Dr Saroj Ghose, Former President of ICOM Paris (1992-98)." Web. <>.
  2. "Parliament Museum, New Delhi, India - Official Website - About Us." Parliament Museum. Web. 31 Oct. 2010. <>.
  3. "National Awards for Popularisation of Science" Indian Science Communication Society (ISCOS). Retrieved 31 October 2010.
  4. "Science Museums beyond Their Four Walls - Ghose - 2009 - Museum International." Wiley Online Library. Web. 31 Oct. 2010. <>.
  5. "ASTC - Awards & Fellowships - ASTC Fellows." Association of Science-Technology Centers. Web. 31 Oct. 2010. <>.
  6. "Padma Shri Awardees - Padma Awards - My India, My Pride - Know India: National Portal of India." Home: National Portal of India. Web. 31 Oct. 2010. <>.
  7. "PIB Press Release." Startup Page. Web. 31 Oct. 2010. <>.
  8. "Indian Heritage in S&T." Gujarat Science City. Web. 31 Oct. 2010. <>.
  9. "Parliament Museum, New Delhi, India - Official Website - Contact Details." Parliament Museum. Web. 31 Oct. 2010.<>.

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