Telangana State Council of Science & Technology (TSCOST)



Telangana State Council of Science & Technology (TSCOST), established by Government of Telangana with the catalytic initiative of Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India, acts as the focal point for formulation, planning, coordination, and promotion of S&T activities and helps in preparing State S&T plans, facilitating technological interventions, disseminating S&T information and fostering the spirit of scientific temper among various sections of society.

To take these objectives forward, the Government of Telangana formed the General Council and Executive Committee with eminent personalities from scientific, academic and administrative circles to govern and guide TSCOST.

TSCOST functions under the administrative control of the Department of Environment, Forests, Science & Technology, Govt. of Telangana.

At the national level, Scientific Advisory Council to Prime Minister, S&T Division of NITI Aayog, Govt. of India, State Science & Technology Program (SSTP) Division of Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India provide the necessary guidelines and programmatic support to TSCOST from time to time.


Telangana State Council of Science & Technology
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  1. Popularisation of Science & Technology & its Applications in daily life
  2. Promotion of Scientific Temper through Science Centres
  3. Integrated Rural Energy Program (IREP)
  4. Replication of Successful Technology models & Location Specific Research Projects ( Lab to Land)
  5. Science & Technology based Innovation, Entrepreneurship Development & Intellectual Property Rights(STIED&IPR)
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