The Society of Extension Education, Gujarat (SEEG) was established in 1990, is a national level professional non-profit making society for promoting study of and research in extension education in the widest sense of the term and its application in agricultural development. It is a scientific society. The head office of the society is located at Anand Agricultural University, Anand. The registration no. of society is Reg. No. Guj. 737/Kheda & F/478/Kheda/1990.
The society has registered 784 life members at present. It has played a significant role in providing suitable forum for exchange of ideas, encouraging research and disseminating knowledge of extension education to the research professionals. The society organizes seminars, workshops, conferences and various programmes at national and international level on different topics of national importance. The society has also brought out several souvenirs and recommendations for scientific community.
The SEEG gives Shree Khushalbhai Revabhai Patel Medal -cum-Cash Prize to students of B.Sc.(Agri) of State Agricultural Universities of Gujarat, who secure highest score in the subject of extension education to inspire and motivate them for development of agricultural extension field. The society also encourages and appreciates Extension Educationalists / Scientists / Professors / Specialists for their significant contribution in the field.
The society publishes a national level peer reviewed journal "Gujarat Journal of Extension Education" with ISSN No. 2322-0678. The first volume of research journal was released in 1990.The Gujarat Journal of Extension Education publishes by SEEG and it is a multi disciplinary journal it includes scientific articles concerned with all aspects of extension education in general and agricultural extension in particular. The journal is peer reviewed by at least two reviewers and committed to timely publication of original research and reviewed articles. The journal is publishes in the month of December every year and is distributed to university libraries, research institutes in the field of agriculture and agricultural extension science. The journal maintains review procedures through its editorial policies in order to publish the highest quality research papers.
The society also launch the website www.gjoee.org which is helpful to those who are interested in agricultural extension education research. All the documents related past seminar abstracts and research journal issues have uploaded on Society's website to increase citation of research paper and more accessibility of research work as well as for the future research.