About Us

About Us

Imperial Institute of Ceramic Science & Technology (IICST) under Pranamika Education Trust is the institute formed by professionals engaged in the diverse activities relating to Ceramics , Glass and Allied Industries. The major objectives of the Institute are to promote and advance the study and practice of Ceramic Design, Science, Technology and Engineering in India, to extend knowledge and information connected with ceramics by holding Meetings, Seminar and Conferences, to give Membership Certificates to the competent persons, engaged in the profession of ceramics, by conducting examination as per prescribed syllabus etc.

IICST also organize various public and inhouse custom build training programs for the benefit of the students or Professional in the field of Glass , Ceramics, Advanced Technical Ceramics, Refractory, Monolithic, Castable , Cement , etc  for the upliftment of their knowledge. 

IICST also supports the participants in preparation of API – 936 Certification Exam conducted by American Petrolium Institute for successfully clearing the exam 

The Institute recognizes the professional and academic achievements of the persons engaged in the advancement of Ceramic Design , Science and Technology by offering Membership of the Institute in the following categories :

Life-Time Individual Membership

Life-Time Honorary Membership

Life-Time MSME Membership

Life-Time Corporate Membership

Benefits Of Life-Time Individual Membership

Benefits Of Life-Time Corporate Membership


Enduring innovation in Design, Science & Technology of Glass and Ceramics Education to working professionals to attain the status of an ultimate Centre of Excellence for the benefit of Glass and Ceramic Industries and the Global Society .


To impart distance education along with added class room training to the people working in Glass , Ceramic, Refractory and Allied Industries to make them qualified technologist , designers to maximize economic , environmental and social benefit in best way amongst Industries in the world .