Life members are stakeholders and an integral part of the structure of the organization. The general body
of the life members meets during FCT’s annual conference. All life members receive free copies of the
Journal of Contemporary Thought (bi-annual)and the Annual Report.

Fee for members in India – ₹  10,000/-
Fee for members overseas – $ 500/-

Fee for existing members will be increased by Rs. 5000/- every 5 years, w.e.f. April 1, 2018.

Payable by bank draft drawn in favour of Forum on Contemporary Theory, Baroda


This membership is meant for those who live in or around Baroda and wish to use the facilities, including
the library at the centre.
Annual fee for  members – ₹ 1,000/-
Payable locally in cash or by cheque to the FCT administrative office.


This membership is offered to students of M. S. University of Baroda who wish to use the library and be
part of FCT.
Annual fee for student membership: ₹ 400/-


FCT invites institutional membership to foster connections and cultivate links among humanities and
social science research bodies/groups working in India. Institutional members have access to our detailed
database of books, are eligible to participate in our general body meetings (through representation) and
receive a lifetime subscription to the Journal of Contemporary Thought.
Fee for members in India: ₹ 10,000/-

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