National Consultative Workshop on STI Strategy 2014-18 and Launching of Technology Foresight Reports, Book on GM Food and Directory of PSP

The workshop was held on June 12, 2014 at 10:00 am in Marriott Hotel, Islamabad. The Federal Minister for S&T, Mr. Zahid Hamid was chief guest at the occasion,

One-day Consultative Workshop on "Encouraging Problem-Solving Research: Policy for Enabling Environment"

The workshop was held on June 17, 2014 at Faisalabad.

National Consultative Workshop on STI Strategy 2014-18 and Launching of Technology Foresight Reports, Book on GM Food and Directory of PSP

The workshop was held on June 12, 2014 at 10:00 am in Marriott Hotel, Islamabad.

The 3rd Technology Foresight Expert Panel meeting on Nanotechnology

The meeting was held on 5th May, 2014 at 10:00 am in PCST. 13 panel members attended the meeting.

The 3rd Technology Foresight Expert Panel meeting on Nanotechnology

The meeting was held on 5th May, 2014 at 10:00 am in PCST. 13 panel members attended the meeting.

Seminar on "Applications of Nanotechnology in Textile Sector"

Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST), in collaboration with Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI), organized a Seminar on "Applications of Nanotechnology in Textile Sector" at Faisalabad on 21st April 2014.

Seminar on "Applications of Nanotechnology in Textile Sector"

Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST), in collaboration with Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI), organized a Seminar on "Applications of Nanotechnology in Textile Sector" at Faisalabad on 21st April 2014.

Consultative Workshops on “Encouraging Problem-Solving Research”

The main purpose of these workshops is to inspire and encourage R&D directed towards solving problems of the industry and society. First workshop of the series was held at Lahore on 15th April 2014.

Consultative Workshops on “Encouraging Problem-Solving Research”

The main purpose of these workshops is to inspire and encourage R&D directed towards solving problems of the industry and society. First workshop of the series was held at Lahore on 15th April 2014.

The 2nd Expert panel meeting on Electronics on 8th April, 2014

The Second Expert panel meeting on Electronics Sector was held on Tuesday, 8th April, 2014 at 10:00am in PCST Committee room. 8 panel members have attended this meeting.

Environmental Mainstreaming and Adaptations to Climate Change in Pakistan: Pilot Project in Faisalabad.

The meeting on "Environmental Mainstreaming and Adaptations to Climate Change in Pakistan: Pilot Project in Faisalabad." was held on Friday, 4th April, 2014 at 10:00am in PCST Committee room.

The 2nd Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology on 25th March, 2014

The Second Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology Sector was held on Tuesday, 25th March, 2014 at 10:00am in PCST Committee room. 15 panel members have attended this meeting.

The 2nd Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology on 25th March, 2014

The Second Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology Sector was held on Tuesday, 25th March, 2014 at 10:00am in PCST Committee room. 15 panel members have attended this meeting.

The 1st Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology on 3rd February, 2014

The First Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology Sector was held on Monday, 3rd February, 2014 at 10:00am in PCST Committee room. 15 panel members have attended this meeting.

The 1st Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology on 3rd February, 2014

The First Expert panel meeting on Nanotechnology Sector was held on Monday, 3rd February, 2014 at 10:00am in PCST Committee room. 15 panel members have attended this meeting.

The International conference on “Plants, People and Climate” was started on Tuesday, 5th November 2013 in Islamabad.

The Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Mr. Zahid Hamid was chief guest at the occasion, appreciated the PCST for organizing this conference on the important issue of climate change.

The International conference on “Plants, People and Climate” was started on Tuesday, 5th November 2013 in Islamabad.

Chairperson, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology, Prof. Dr. Mudassir Asrar in her address highlighted efforts of her organization to bring the issue of global warming and climate change on the forefront.

Mr. Kamran Ali (Secretary for Ministry of Science and Technology) visited PCST on 25th September 2013
The opening ceremony of DICE Connect 2013 Exhibition at H H Campus of UOG
The Federal Minister for Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Zahid Hamid visited PCST
A NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON "TECHNOLOGY FORESIGHT AND CRITICAL ISSUES RELATED TO S&T IN PAKISTAN"
(JUNE 25 - 26, 2013)

The main purpose of the conference is to highlight the importance and necessity of Technology Foresight in S&T Policy making, and national planning.

A NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON "TECHNOLOGY FORESIGHT AND CRITICAL ISSUES RELATED TO S&T IN PAKISTAN"
(JUNE 25 - 26, 2013)

The main purpose of the conference is to highlight the importance and necessity of Technology Foresight in S&T Policy making, and national planning.

National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2012

The recently approved NST&I Policy 2012 was launched in a high profile ceremony organized by Pakistan Council for Science & Technology in conjunction with the Ministry of Science & Technology on November 23, 2012 at Serena Hotel, Islamabad.

National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2012

The recently approved NST&I Policy 2012 was launched in a high profile ceremony organized by Pakistan Council for Science & Technology in conjunction with the Ministry of Science & Technology on November 23, 2012 at Serena Hotel, Islamabad.

National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2012

The recently approved NST&I Policy 2012 was launched in a high profile ceremony organized by Pakistan Council for Science & Technology in conjunction with the Ministry of Science & Technology on November 23, 2012 at Serena Hotel, Islamabad.

National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2012

The recently approved NST&I Policy 2012 was launched in a high profile ceremony organized by Pakistan Council for Science & Technology in conjunction with the Ministry of Science & Technology on November 23, 2012 at Serena Hotel, Islamabad.

Research Productivity Award Ceremony May, 2012

PCST hosted annual “Research Productivity Award” at Marriott Hotel, Islamabad to distribute certificates and cash awards to leading researchers....

Research Productivity Award Ceremony May, 2012

PCST hosted annual “Research Productivity Award” at Marriott Hotel, Islamabad to distribute certificates and cash awards to leading researchers....

International Conference on Climate Change

The conference intends to promote exchange of knowledge and expertise of scientific community dealing with the effects of climate change....

International Conference on Climate Change

The conference intends to promote exchange of knowledge and expertise of scientific community dealing with the effects of climate change....

International Conference on Climate Change

The conference intends to promote exchange of knowledge and expertise of scientific community dealing with the effects of climate change....

SAARC Workshop on "S&T Policies & Planning in SAARC Countries"

The aim of the workshop was to develop efficient linkages among SAARC nations in the area of S&T policies and planning.

SAARC Workshop on "S&T Policies & Planning in SAARC Countries"

The aim of the workshop was to develop efficient linkages among SAARC nations in the area of S&T policies and planning.

SAARC Workshop on "S&T Policies & Planning in SAARC Countries"

The aim of the workshop was to develop efficient linkages among SAARC nations in the area of S&T policies and planning.

SAARC Workshop on "S&T Policies & Planning in SAARC Countries"

The aim of the workshop was to develop efficient linkages among SAARC nations in the area of S&T policies and planning.

SAARC Workshop on "S&T Policies & Planning in SAARC Countries"

The aim of the workshop was to develop efficient linkages among SAARC nations in the area of S&T policies and planning.

SAARC Workshop on "S&T Policies & Planning in SAARC Countries"

The aim of the workshop was to develop efficient linkages among SAARC nations in the area of S&T policies and planning.

PCST and NUST sign MoU to setup Dop Testing Lab

Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) and National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) signed an MoU to establish a much needed National Analytical Lab for Substances of Abuse.

Pakistan Council for Science and Technology

PCST is responsible to advise the Government on S&T policies and plans and suggest measures for the promotion, development and application of science and technology in the country......

Journal of Science, Technology and Development

PCST is in the process of revising its journal titled "Science, Technology, and Development" and expanding its scope to encompass all areas of Science, Technology, Innovation and Public Policy.......

Research Productivity Award

Research Productivity Award granted for active scientists on the basis of their publications in international Journals and their performance, as evaluated empirically by Journal Impact Factors, Citations and Peer Review....

Productive Scientists of Pakistan

The need for qualitative and quantitative evaluation of scientific productivity is felt throughout the world, as regular evaluation of publicly funded research....

Productive Scientists of Pakistan - 2012

PSP Date Extended Upto 12th October, 2012

For your convenience the deadline for receiving online applications for Productive Scientists of Pakistan (PSP)-2012 is extended to 12th October, 2012.

Also, it is to inform you that ONLY those scientists will be eligible for RESEARCH PRODUCTIVITY AWARD (RPA) 2012 who have registered for DIRECTORY OF PRODUCTIVE SCIENTISTS OF PAKISTAN (PSP) 2012.

It is mandatory for all scientists of Pakistan to complete the online application proforma giving details of all research output from the beginning of career

It is to be highlighted here that the purpose of getting online details of all research output from the beginning of career is to maintain a data base and to reduce the chance of omissions/ errors. This practice has been introduced to address the queries regarding errors in the previous directory.

Once your online account is developed, you will be able to update the research output information at any time in future, also.

For any query feel free to contact PCST

Invitation for inclusion in the directory of "Productive Scientists of Pakistan(PSP) 2012:

Pakistani nationals working in Universities, S&T/R&D organizations, Ministries/ Divisions in public / private sector both at federal and provincial level, engaged in basic and applied research are invited to register online with PCST for inclusion in the directory of "Productive Scientists of Pakistan(PSP) 2012". The productivity of scientists is evaluated and classified on the basis of various criteria including published research articles, books, granted projects, awards, research supervision and registered patents. Data should be updated online for the research output upto 31-12-2011.

The online application system for PSP has been launched by PCST to maintain transparency and accuracy in the program. Prospective candidates should fill-in online application performa available at www.pcst.org.pk/psp and send the duly attested printed copy of performa along with the requisite supporting documents to PCST by 12th October, 2012. Performa received without supporting documents will not be entertained. Scientists who have already sent applications in response to previous PSP advertisement are required to fill online application form only. For assistance, please feel free to contact the undersigned.


Dr. Saima Nasir
SRO/Officer Incharge RES
pcst.psp@gmail.com
Tele: 051-9222177, 051-9205157


Federal Minister
Mr. Zahid Hamid
Federal Secretary
Mr. Kamran Ali Qureshi
Chairperson
Prof. Dr. Mudassir Asrar
Important Publications

News and Events
One-day Consultative Workshop on "Encouraging Problem-Solving Research"
Assessment and Appraisal Practices in Universities and R&D Organizations on 15th April 2014, Lahore
PCST Tender Document for Documentary
Tender Document can be download by click the link
Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan 2013(First Draft)
Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan 2013 (First Draft) can be download by click the link
PSP Data Correction Form
PSP Data Correction Form can be download by click the link
International Conference on Plants, People and Climate 2013 was started on 5th November 2013 in Islamabad
The Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Mr. Zahid Hamid was chief guest at the occasion.
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Research Productivity Award 2013
Applications are invited for Research Productivity Award for the year 2013 and to update the Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan.
International Conference on Plants, People and Climate 2013 at National University of Sciences and Technology.(NUST), Islamabad.
Conference detail can download
by click the link
PCST proudly invites Industry, Acadmia, Innovators, Public and Private sector organizations, Chambers of commerce at University of Gujrat on 1-2 October 2013
NATIONAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (R&D) SURVEY 2012-13
PCST collects Science and Technology Statistics and carrys out Scientometric studies and analysis of science and Technology data. Therefore, National Research and Development (R&D) survey 2012-13 has been planned.
The Proforma can be downloaded by click the link.
Annual Innovation Summit 2013.
Innovation awards were awarded on behalf of Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) and Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) on 9-10 April, 2013.
Gender Mainstreaming in Pakistan.
PROFORMA for Gender Mainstreaming in Pakistan.
National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2012.
Research Productivity Award Ceremony, 16 May 2012.
International Conference on Climate Change: Opportunities and Challenges, 9-11 May, 2012.
Workshop on:"Science & Technology Policies and Planning in SAARC Countries".