Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) was established in 1989 by the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India, to mark the birth centenary of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of Independent India. JNCASR promotes world-lass scientific research and training at the frontiers of science and engineering.

With a Faculty strength of around 50 and over 300 graduate students, it is a Deemed University and grants Master’s and Ph.D degrees. Researchers at the Centre are divided into nine units: Chemistry and Physics of Materials, Educational Technology, Engineering Mechanics, Evolutionary and Integrative Biology, Geodynamics, Molecular Biology and Genetics, New Chemistry, Neuroscience, Theoretical Sciences.

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