Resources for Students and Academia
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Give your feedback on National Research Foundation 2020

Share your thoughts and views on how to leverage the National Research Foundation to meet the goal of excellence and inclusiveness in all fields.

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How to contribute in STIP 2020

The ‘Public & Experts Consultation’ track of the process is planned to have interviews with experts and leaders in various capacities to provide inputs for the upc ...

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Science & Technology institutions in the country


Indian Institutes of Technology

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are autonomous public technical and research universities in India. IITs are governed by the Institutes of Technology Act, 1961, which entitle them as "Institutions of National Importance" and lays down their powers, duties, and framework for governance.

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IISc Bangalore and IISERs

IISc and IISERs provide a high-quality world-class education to undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral students. The Institutes aspire to contribute to society through teaching and research to help achieve global sustainability.


Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management

IIITs are committed at offering quality education, training, research, competency development and consultancy to the satisfaction of all its stakeholders. This institutes through its innovative teaching methods and research aims at improving effectiveness of IT and management practices on a continuo ...

Thematic List of Science And Technology Institutes in India

Education and research in India are supported by a set of institutions that create and maintain the infrastructure required to sustain the science, technology, and innovation ecosystem cutting across government, academia, industry, and civil society. This section has lists of science and technology institutions categorized into agricultural sciences; biological and medical sciences; chemical sciences; physical and mathematical sciences; materials, minerals, and metallurgy; multi-disciplinary research, and other areas.

Innovations and Startups

Quad Fellowships

Quad partners India, Australia, Japan, and the United States announced the Quad Fellowship on September 24, 2021. It is a scholarship program designed to build ties among the next generation of scientists and technologists and offers a unique combination of financial benefits, cross-cultural exchang ...

Research and Development


The international Olympiad movement is aimed at bringing the most gifted secondary and higher secondary students of the world together in a friendly competition of the highest level. 

Research and Development


Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, GOI, has initiated a scheme for establishing Basic Science Labs in Senior Secondary schools (BLiSS) across the North Eastern States to promote education in Basic Science at Senior/Higher Secondary level and to attract brilliant stu ...

Fellowships and Awards

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)

The KVPY is an on-going National Program of Fellowship in Basic Sciences, initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, to attract exceptionally highly motivated students for pursuing basic science courses and research career in science. 


National Scholarship Portal

Scholarships granted by various Ministries, State Governments, and  Union Territories. 

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Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE)

An innovative programme sponsored and managed by the Department of Science & Technology for the attraction of talent to Science. The basic objective of INSPIRE is to communicate to the youth of the country the excitements of creative pursuit of science, attract talent to the study of science at an e ...


National Science Concours

The National Science Concours or NSC is the first of its kind National Level Online Science Competition. It aspires to provide a platform for all science enthusiasts from different backgrounds to experience and enjoy science in the outdoors. It caters to students of class VIth to class XIIth.

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SOF Girl Child Scholarship Scheme

SOF GCSS aims to provide financial assistance to girls in India from the economically weaker section, to enable them to continue their school education. 300 needy girls will be provided with an education scholarship amounting to Rs. 5000/- each for their education for a full year.

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Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards

Creative technological ideas/innovations from the students up to Standard XII for the tenth national competition for children's ideas and innovations -Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards. National Innovation Foundation of India dedicates the IGNITE Awards in the loving memory of Dr. Kalam.


CSIR Innovation Award for School Children

The CSIR Innovation Awards for School Children were announced for 15 incredible children of India who have developed apps, devices or products, or come up with scientific ideas that can help the country.


Science Academies Summer Research Fellowship Programme

The three national Science Academies offer several two-month Summer Fellowships to enable students/teachers (studying/teaching in India) to work with scientists associated with the three Academies.


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