Follow Us:
Saturday, March 28, 2020

Department of Science and Technology


Research in elite institutions must focus on the problems of their surrounding environment

October 16, 2019 9:58 am

As a developing country, India faces many challenges. The systematic study of such problems and their solutions will lead not only to better development outcomes, but also new science, enterprises and jobs.

Elevate 2019 Startup winners: Full list of 100 winners announced by Karnataka Govt

August 01, 2019 6:35 pm

Full list of 100 startups picked as winners of Elevate 2019, a Karnataka government programme organised by the Department of IT-BT and Science and Technology.

Upset with ‘paltry hike’, research scholars to continue protests

January 31, 2019 8:33 am

As per the latest announcement, the stipend for a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) will be revised from Rs 25,000 to Rs 31,000. The stipend of a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) has been increased from Rs 28,000 to Rs 35,000.

Yoga crosses over from AYUSH Department to Science

August 10, 2015 12:49 pm

Department of Science and Technology to fund research on impact of yoga. Research and studies on yoga have so far remained within the domain of AYUSH.

Intel, DST kick off Innovate for Digital India challenge

July 02, 2015 11:32 am

To participate in the challenge, candidates must log on to or register their projects

No of female entrepreneurs at IIT-B’s annual contest rising by the year

October 22, 2014 6:10 am

Presently in its 16th edition, Eureka ‘has been a launchpad for more than 40 successful start-ups’

In a first, IIT-B develops tool to assess, predict depth of flooding in coastal areas

July 23, 2014 1:31 am

If rainfall forecast is available, the IFAM tool can even predict the flood near real-time.

PU Syndicate approves PhDs to 29 students

December 06, 2013 1:24 am

The research scholars had completed doctoral work and were awaiting approval from the Syndicate.

Light at the end of tunnel: Move afoot to sell solar power produced locally

October 22, 2013 2:33 am

The electricity produced from these plants is all set to be sold now.