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Ministry of Science and Technology (India)


Ministry of Science and Technology (India)

Ministry of Science and Technology
विज्ञान और प्रौद्योगिकी मंत्रालय
Central overview
Formed May 1971
Jurisdiction  India
Headquarters New Delhi
Annual budget 3544 crores
Minister responsible
  • Jitendra Singh
Central executive
Website .in.govdst

The Ministry of Science and Technology is the Indian government ministry charged with formulation and administration of the rules and regulations and laws relating to science and technology in India.


  • Organisation 1
    • Department of Biotechnology 1.1
    • Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 1.2
    • Department of Science and Technology 1.3
  • See also 2
  • Notes 3
  • External links 4


The ministry includes the following departments:

Department of Biotechnology

Autonomous Institutes

Public Sector Undertakings

Department of Scientific and Industrial Research

  • Technology Promotion, Development and Utilization Programme (TPDU)[1]
    • Industrial R&D Promotion Programme (IRDPP)
    • Technology Development and Innovation Programme (TDIP)
      • Technology Development and Demonstration Programme (TDDP)
      • Technopreneur Promotion Programme (TePP)
    • Technology Management Programme (TMP)
    • International Technology Transfer Programme (ITTP)
    • Consultancy Promotion Programme (CCP)
    • Technology Information Facilitation Programme (TIFP)
    • Technology Development Utilization Programme for Women (TDUPW)
  • Autonomous institutions
    • Consultancy Development Centre (CDC)
    • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)
  • Public sector enterprises
    • National Research Development Corporation (NRDC)
    • Central Electronics Limited (CEL)
  • Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology (APCTT)
  • Administration
  • Finance

Department of Science and Technology

See also


  1. ^ Department of Scientific & Industrial Research Official website.

External links

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