Structure

Mensa India is composed of regional chapters such as Mensa India Pune, Mensa India Mumbai, Mensa India Delhi, Mensa India Chennai, Mensa India Kolkatta and Mensa India Bangalore. Each chapter head is called President and all these presidents represent Mensa India Governing Body.
Mensa India is an emerging Mensa reflecting the diverse nature of both Mensa and India in its member body. The society has a strong presence in Pune and Mumbai. The Delhi and Chennai chapters are set for a big expansion. Bangalore and Kolkata are also important centers where growth is being focused on.

The registered office of Mensa India is at Jnana Prabodhini, 510 Sadashiv Peth, Pune-411030 and the Headquarters of the society continue to be in Pune.
  • Mensa India organization consists of the Governing body and the Executive Committee. Mensa International nominates Mensa India’s National Supervisory Psychologist and the Joint National Supervisory Psychologist who are responsible for training Mensa proctors and for evaluating test papers, scoring and providing Mensa Certificate.
  • Mensa India is headed by a Chairman. The President of Mensa India is responsible for the overall coordination and functioning of Mensa. Chapters are headed by Chapter Presidents, who look after the day to day functioning of their Mensa chapters, with the help of other Mensans volunteers.
Mensa India is registered as charitable trust under Bombay Act. It is a non profit, non-governmental and charitable voluntary organization.
Mensa India’s accounts are audited by nominated charter accountant and submitted to charitable commissioner every year. As organizational policy life membership money is deposited in bank and interest is used in office operational purpose. Donations to Mensa India are tax exempted under 80G. Gifted Child Program is special program of Mensa India which focuses on identification and nurturing young talent of age group 10 to 15.
Today there are some 150,000 Mensans in 150 countries throughout the world. There are active Mensa organizations in over 50 countries on every continent except Antarctica.
Mensa India is operating from 5 centers. Today there are some 5000 Mensans (Life members) in India. Mensa India regional chapters are at Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Nasik, Pune, Kolkata and Bangalore.
Jnana Prabodhini, 510 Sadashiv Peth, Pune 411 030, INDIA