Bangladesh Society of Seed Technology was established in the year 1996 with the following aims and objectives:
Membership Eligibility for Bangladesh Society of Seed Technology
a. General member: Any person fulfilling the following criteria shall be eligible for general member-
(i) Any person having minimum Graduate Degree in Seed Technology and /or Post Graduate Degree in Seed Technology from any recognized University/ Institute/ Organization.
(ii) Any person having a minimum Graduate Degree in any branch of Crop Science from any recognized University/ Institute/ Organization and having at least 3(Three) years of experience in Variety Development/ Seed Production/ Seed Processing/ Seed Quality Control/ Seed Marketing.
(iii) Any person having minimum Graduate Degree in nay branch of Crop Science/ science related to agriculture and having post Graduate Diploma in Seed Technology or formal training in seed technology not less than 3 months from a recognized University/ Institution/ Centre.
(iv) An individual associate member having contribution to seed may be general member after continuing his/her associate membership at least 5 (Five) years.
b. Associate Member:
(i) Any person having minimum Bachelor's Degree in any branch of Science related to agriculture or any organizations, associations, farms or foreign nationals interested in affiliation with the society may become associate members.
(ii) Any person having commendable contribution to seed.
(iii) Seed Enterprise (represented by authorized nominee) having experience of 5 (five) years in seed business/Variety Development/ Seed Production/ Seed Processing/ Seed Quality Control/ Seed Marketing.
c. Life member: This class shall consist of persons eligible for ordinary or associate membership and shall pay the prescribed fee at a time for life membership.
d. Honorary member: Persons having exceptionally high reputation and significant contribution in the field of Seed Technology may be offered the honorary membership in recognition of their services
Motto:Seed Promotion is the motto of Bangladesh Society of Seed Technology