RESEARCH

Research Programs:

S & T policy research programmes are pursued in six broad areas:
 – Policy Studies on Emerging Technologies (Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Material Sciences etc)
    -Policy Studies on Environment
    -Technology Assessment Studies
    -Information and Communication Technologies Policy Studies
    -Science and Technology Policy Management Studies
    -Agriculture

Through the execution of these programmes the Institute aims at:

    (i)   Enhancing the use of the emerging technologies as strategic tools for accelerated socio-economic development;

   (ii)   Enhancing the utilization of technology in the private sector through technology assessment, transfer an  proper management; and

  (iii)   Providing researched inputs and development indicators that are essential for policy formulation and implementation