- STAI is recognized by the Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization.
- President-STAI, is as an expert member on the Advisory Board of the National Sugar Institute, Kanpur and also on NSI?s Standing Advisory Committee on Sugar Standards.
- President-STAI, is as an expert member on the Sugar Industry Sectional Committee (FAD2) of the Bureau of Indian Standards.
- President-STAI, is a special invitee on the Sub-Committee under the Sugar Development Fund, Dept. of Food and Public Distribution, Govt. of India.