Welcome to the National Commission for Research, Science and Technology.

Fostering Excellence through Knowledge and Innovation

"As we go forward, we will seek to be transactional in maintaining and strengthening the governance architecture, but we will also be transformational as we prepare the citizens for the new economy that requires the development of new parameters in education, innovation, and enterprise", - His Excellency, Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia

read more

Latest News

South Africa and Namibia to collaborate on producing national indicators on science, technology and innovation

Namibia, Monday 22 May 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council’s Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeST

NCRST and NSI sign memorandum of understanding

The National Commission for Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) and the Namibia Standards Institution (NSI) signed a memorandum of unders

IST-Africa Horizon 2020 and NCRST Hosts Workshop

18 Nov 2016


The NCRST in cooperation with the International Information Management Corporation (IIMC), Ireland, through the IST-Africa initiative organised a training workshop on Horizon 2020 in Windhoek on 26 October, specifically focused on the ICT-39- 2017 Call with a deadline of 25 April.