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.
CSTEP announces the publication of its Annual report 2016-2017. read more
The latest edition of Sci-tech News, CSTEP's Newsletter, focuses on the Sanitation Technologies & Planning. read more
A speech at workshop "Technology Needs Assessment for Climate Change" co-organised by CSTEP with TIFAC on May 23, 2017 in New Delhi. read more
Hon'ble Railway Minister message as Chief Guest at the Inaugration of Workshop on Pilcy Research read more
Quality of life for all: A sustainable development framework for India's climate policy reduces greenhouse gas emissions read more
An unequal burden by Sujatha Byravan, The Hindu. read more