• Access to the latest know-how in sheet metal production and forming.
  • Rapid technology transfer to industry.
  • Networking with peers working in sheet metals.
  • Improved trouble shooting and problem solving capability.
  • Access to specially trained personnel.
  • Improved global competitiveness.
  • Discounted fee for conferences, seminars, workshops, exhibitions, short term course and training programs organised by SMFRA.


SMFRA has the following types of membership: Regular Individual Member, Patron Member. Please download the application form for membership.

An individual working in the general area of sheet metal forming can apply for a Regular Individual Member status.  There will be a one time fee of Rs 3,500 for such applicants.

An industry, institution, government department concerned with sheet metal activity can become a Patron member for which there is a one time fee.  The fee for SSI company is Rs 20,000 and for other industries the fee is Rs 35,000

Please fill the form and send it to

Prof.  K. Narasimhan (
Hon.  Secretary
Dept. of Metallurgical Engineering
and Materials Sci.
I.I.T  Bombay, Powai
Mumbai  400 076