Contact Us

Seconded European Standardization Expert in India

oneM2M Developers Event for IoT Startups/Companies at Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru on 25-26 April


The Seconded European Standardization Expert for India (SESEI) project is launched in March 2013. Its general objective is to raise awareness on the European Standardization System, values and assets in India. The project is supported and operated by the European Committee for Standardization (CEN), the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC) and the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), as well as by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Enterprise and Industry (EC DG ENTR) and by the European Free Trade Association (EFTA).

Click here to learn more about SESEI


What’s new

Indian Automotive Industry

This sectorial report provides the holistic overview of the Indian automotive sector covering sector profile, trends, Market segment, Market Players, demographic distribution, Status of e-Mobility, ITS, Government Policy Initiatives, Technical regulations and standardization etc.
Please click here for Report
Please click here for Presentation

Newsletter INDIA

We are pleased to present our Eleventh Edition of “Project SESEI Newsletter India” for our Indian stakeholders and community,bringing latest updates about the news and information around standards, polices, new initiatives and technologies from Europe around our Sectors covering ICT, Automotive, Electrical Equipment including Consumer Electronics.

For more information Click here

Newsletter EUROPE

We are pleased to present our Eleventh Edition of “Project SESEI Newsletter Europe” for our European stakeholders & community,which covers latest updates around policies, new initiatives and related information on standardization from India.Realizing the importance of standards as an essential element for achievement.

For more information click here



SESEI Objectives

The SESEI’s mission is to enhance the visibility of European standardization activities,increase the cooperation between Indian and European standardization bodies and support European companies facing standardization related issues hampering market access to India.

For more information Please check here


European Standards

European standards are market driven and any stakeholder affected by a standard can have a say in its development. Technical committees drawn from representatives from businesses of all sizes, government, trade associations , research environment, as well as society

For more information Please check here


Eu-India Relation

The European Union and the Republic of India benefit from a longstanding relationship going back to the early 1960s.The Joint Political Statement of 1993 and the 1994 Co-operation Agreement, which is the current legislative framework for cooperation

For more information Please check here

Latest News

• Government tightens localisation norms for electric vehicles. Read More

• India provides Rs 382 billion (about €4.8 billion) opportunities in Smart Cities Mission. Read More

• Under smart city mission, the worth of projects grounded or completed stood at Rs. 79,780 crore (about €10 billion) in February 2019, up 319% from Rs. 19,041 crore (about €2.4 billion) in January 2018. . Read More

• Electric Vehicles (EVs) in India to get tax deduction/rebate of up to Rs 50,000 (€625).Read More

• Government allots Rs 5,000 Cr (€625 million) to develop EV infrastructure in India by 2025. Read More

• Department of Telecom (DoT) sets up panel to give views on 5G trial spectrum in a month. Read More

• Govt mulling interoperability for public Wi-Fi network: Telecom secretary Read More

• Government released the India Cooling Action Plan (ICAP) that seeks to provide an integrated approach towards cooling and related areas including reduction in the cooling demand, in order to reduce emissions Read More

• EU-India to jointly fund 7 research and innovation projects to tackle water challenges. Read More

• Data usage in India to grow at 73% compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) by 2022: Study Read More

• India’s e-waste to touch 5.2 MMT by 2020 from 2 MMT in 2016: ASSOCHAM-EY study Read More

View all...


• Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) released guidelines on the battery switchover standard. Read more

• Cabinet/Govt. approves proposal for accession of India to (a) The Nice Agreement on the International classification of goods and services for the purposes of registration of marks. Read more

• Govt. approved the proposal for setting up a national mission on transformative mobility and battery storage initiatives. Read more

• Govt defines criteria for electric vehicle subsidy under Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles (FAME) II. Read more

• Notification regarding phased import duty hike on electric PV parts, lithium-ion cells Read more

• SESEI project office have drafted and released sectorial report on Electrical Equipment including Consumer Electronics covering Market status, Key Market players, Growth drivers, Policy & new initiatives and Standardization. => Report & Presentation

• Guidelines for enlistment under ‘Approved Models and Manufacturers of Solar Photovoltaic Modules (Requirements for Compulsory Registration) Order, 2019. Read more

• Quality Control Order on Solar Thermal Systems/ Devices/Components Goods. Order is open for comment until 7th April Read more

• Govt. Approves National Policy on Software Products. Read more/download

• Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) released Draft National ecommerce Policy for Stakeholder CommentsRead more/Download

• Government again extends Telecom Equipment, Mobile Phone Testing Deadline to August 1,2019. Read more

• Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has considered the telecom regulatory (TRAI)’s recommendations on “Approach towards sustainable Telecommunications” Read more

• Cabinet approves MoU between India and Norway for undertaking non-intrusive Geological Surveys and Investigations. Read more

• Interaction on Trade and Economic Cooperation with Ambassadors and High Commissioners of European and Oceania Countries. Read more

View all…