Nagaland Science and Technology Council (NASTEC) is an autonomous body, under the aegis of the Department of Science and Technology, Government of Nagaland. The Council came into being as a registered society on 6th August, 1999 under the Nagaland Societies Registration Act, 1983.
The Council involves in activities like S&T popularization, Research studies, implementation of development projects on S&T sector, Ecology & Environment, Micro-hydel projects, Remote Sensing and GIS applications, Space Technology Applications and promotion of new technologies in association with various scientific organizations in the country.
Under NASTEC, the following Centres and Divisions have been set up:
i. State Remote Sensing Application Centre
ii. Biotechnology Hub
iii.Patent Information Centre
ii. Analytical Science
iii. Life Science