With Record Participation of 12 countries last year's in surajkund Crafts mela,The Organisers have decided to to raise its profile to an international event from this year.A unanimous resolution has passed at the 36th governing body meeting of the surajkund mela.Authority to upgrade the mela into an international one from 2013 thereby it as "surajkund Internatinal Crafts Mela"

the Authority has also decided to host an international conference on Tourism in Rural Areas during the surajkund mela within the mela grounds.keeping in view the success of surajkund mela,it was decided that the possibility of hosting similar melas in other states also.