About Us


Welcome to the National Commission on 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

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Latest News

Namibian Journal for Research, Science and Technology

The NCRST now invites researchers and scholars to submit papers for peer-review. Authors are advised to follow the NCRST template.  

BOOST-UP Goes live

NBII, NCRST and Dololo bring you the BOOST UP events taking place in Namibia as a part of regional events in five countries in the SADC region

National Science Fair



Registration open from 11 July 2016 to 05 August 2016


 The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and NamPower Foundation, the main sponsor, will be hosting the Annual National Science Fair 2016. 



The purpose of the Science Fair is to popularize science and technology amongst our students, community and educators. This serves as a vehicle to encourage students, parents and teachers to take a more active interest in the study of science by providing an opportunity for students to conduct and publicly present an independent scientific inquiry.


How to access the system

Access the National Science Fair Enrollment system Here.


For enquiries, please contact: info@ncrst.na


Closing Date

Registration closes on Friday, 05 August 2016 at 17h00.