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Background

The Science & Technology Department of the Government of West Bengal was set up in 1988.  The West Bengal State Council of Science & Technology, an autonomous body, registered under the Societies Registration Act & under the administrative control of this Department, was established on an all-India pattern, to facilitate the operationalising of the Department’s mandate, with inputs from eminent Experts in diverse specialised scientific and technology-related spheres.  It has spread its activities manifold, with the participation of the scientific and academic community.

            In the span of two decades this Department has traversed a long way in promoting scientific activities in various fields and fostered important research and innovative programmes through reputed Universities, Research Institutes, Colleges and Civil Society.

            Through Remote Sensing and Geo information Systems the Department plays a very key role in providing state-of-the-art tools and base documents to assist Government Departments and Agencies in improving their planning and monitoring techniques.  Some of the Projects in this sector are undertaken in partnership with the National Remote Sensing Centre and Indian Space Research Organisation of the Government of India.

            It supports Seminars, Workshops and awareness programmes in important areas such as the global warming & climate change, green technologies, water conservation, solid waste managements, biodiversity, innovative rural technologies, agricultural developments, intellectual property rights in partnership with various well-established Organisations of the State.

 
     
 
Forms Awards F.A.Q. S.P.I.O.
Entrepreneurship
Form for R&D Projects
Form for Conference, Seminar,
     Workshop

Nomination Forms for 
     Awards

Utilization Certificate
Gopal Chandra
     Bhattacharyya Smriti Puraskar

Meghnad Puraskar
Satyendra Puraskar
State Innovation Award
Frequently asked questions are listed questions and answers, related to Department of Science and Technology.   State Public Information Officer
Name: Mr. S. Sen
Phone : 033 25693 714
email:
   
       
 
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