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About CSTEP

Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) is an Indian not-for-profit research organisation incorporated in 2005 u/s 25 of The Companies Act, 1956. As one of the largest Think Tanks in South Asia, CSTEP has grown to become a multi-disciplinary policy research organisation in the areas of Energy, Infrastructure, Security Studies, Materials, Climate Studies and Governance.

CSTEP's vision: To become the foremost institution for policy innovation and analysis.

CSTEP is recognised as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India. The Center is supported by grants from domestic and international foundations, industry trusts and governments. Grants and donations made to CSTEP are eligible for exemptions u/s 80 (G) of the Income Tax Act, 1961. CSTEP is also registered under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010.

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CSTEPs Diary

  • Annual Report 2015-16 Published

    CSTEP announces the publication of its Annual report 2015-2016. read more

  • Sci-tech News

    The latest edition of Sci-tech News, CSTEP's Newsletter, focuses on the Electric buses. read more

  • Bhaskara: SCOPEBIG Newsletter

    Announcing the publication of the Bhaskara, a newsletter under the SCOPEBIG project. read more

  • Latest Journal Publication

    Public Policy Research in South Asia-Nature of Demand by Shweta Srinivasanand Samar Verma, Senior Program Officer (TTI). read more

  • Latest Policy Brief

    Polysilicon Manufacturing in India: Go or No-Go analyses the status of indigenous manufacturing of polysilicon for solar PV applications in India to s read more

  • Dr. V.S. Arunachalam Interviewed

    I desire to dive from a soaring Tejas, Dr. V.S. Arunachalam interviewed, Prajavani, April 3, 2016. read more

  • Dr. Jai Asundi Interviewed

    Think Tanks in India, Dr. Jai Asundi, Modern Weekly China, March 31, 2016. read more

  • Latest publication

    Smart grids can help electric vehicles tick, Sandhya Sundararagavan and Mridula D Bharadwaj, Deccan Herald, April 26, 2016. read more