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Ministry of Commerce & Industry

Status of Technology Hubs

Posted On: 03 JUL 2019 5:00PM by PIB Delhi

Currently, 59 Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) Centres are operational across the country out of which 51 Centres are in Tier-II/ III locations. Further, 24 new STPI Centres have been approved by the Governing Council of STPI which are at various stages of implementation. (Annexure 1)

Technology Development Programmes (TDP): Department of Science and Technology has been implementing Technology Development Programmes (TDP) to facilitate conversion of proof-of-concepts for technologies/ techniques/ processes/products into advance prototypes for validation and demonstration in field settings. The main objectives of the program include:

•      Support R&D for development of innovative technologies in identified areas.

•      Promote application of advanced technology for improving the performance and value addition to existing technology.

•      Capacity building in the area of technology development in terms of human resource and infra-structure.

The sub schemes of TDP are:

•      Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (AMT) aligning to Make in India

•      Biomedical Device and Technology Development Program (BDTD) aligning to Swasth Bharat

•      Device Development Program (DDP) aligning to Make in India

•      Science and Heritage Research Initiative (SHRI)

•      Technology Development Program (TDP) aligning to Make in India

 

•      Technology Mission for Indian Railways (TMIR) aligning to Make in India

•      Waste Management Technologies (WMT) aligning to Swachh Bharat and Smart City

The US firm KPMG has released a report based on 750 industry representatives including start-up entrepreneurs and FORTUNE 500 executives titled ‘The Changing Landscape of Disruptive Technologies’. The Report ranks India in third place, as 13 percent of the respondents indicated India’s potential for technology breakthroughs.

No such assessment is made by the Government and no data of FDI is maintained based on Industrial Estates or on geographical location other than States.

During the period 2014-2019 FDI Inflow of USD 286.28 billion (provisional) have been reported in the country.

 

ANNEXURE 1

­­­List of existing STPI Centres

S.N

State

Centre Name

City type

1

Andhra Pradesh

Kakinada

Tier II/III

2

Tirupati

Tier II/III

3

Vijayawada

Tier II/III

4

Vizag

Tier II/III

5

Assam

Guwahati

Tier II/III

6

Bihar

Patna

Tier II/III

7

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai

Tier II/III

8

Goa

Goa

Tier II/III

9

Gujarat

Gandhinagar

Tier II/III

10

Surat

Tier II/III

11

Haryana

Gurgaon

Tier I

12

Himachal Pradesh

Shimla

Tier II/III

13

Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu

Tier II/III

14

Srinagar

Tier II/III

15

Jharkhand

Ranchi

Tier II/III

16

Deoghar

Tier II/III

17

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Tier I

18

 

Hubli

Tier II/III

19

Mangalore

Tier II/III

20

Manipal

Tier II/III

21

Mysore

Tier II/III

22

Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram

Tier II/III

23

Madhya Pradesh

Gwalior

Tier II/III

24

Indore

Tier II/III

25

Maharashtra

Aurangabad

Tier II/III

26

Kolhapur

Tier II/III

27

Nagpur

Tier II/III

28

Nasik

Tier II/III

29

Mumbai

Tier I

30

Pune

Tier I

31

Manipur

Imphal

Tier II/III

32

Meghalaya

Shillong

Tier II/III

33

Mizoram

Aizawl

Tier II/III

34

Odisha

Berhampur

Tier II/III

35

Bhubaneswar

Tier II/III

36

Rourkela

Tier II/III

37

Pondicherry

Pondicherry

Tier II/III

38

Punjab

Mohali

Tier II/III

39

Rajasthan

Jaipur

Tier II/III

40

Jodhour

Tier II/III

41

Sikkim

Gangtok

Tier II/III

42

Tamil Nadu

 

 

 

Chennai

Tier I

43

Coimbatore

Tier II/III

44

Madurai

Tier II/III

45

Tirunelveli

Tier II/III

46

Trichy

Tier II/III

47

Telangana

Hyderabad

Tier I

48

Warangal

Tier II/III

49

Uttar Pradesh

Allahabad

Tier II/III

50

Kanpur

Tier II/III

51

Lucknow

Tier II/III

52

Noida

Tier I

53

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

Tier II/III

54

West Bengal

Durgapur

Tier II/III

55

Haldia

Tier II/III

56

Kharagpur

Tier II/III

57

Kolkata

Tier I

58

Siliguri

Tier II/III

59

Tripura

Agartala

Tier II/III

 

List of upcoming STPI Centres

 

S.N

State

Centre Name

City Type

1

Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar

Tier II/III

2

Bihar

Bhagalpur

Tier II/III

3

Darbhanga

Tier II/III

4

Jharkhand

Bokaro

Tier II/III

5

Dhanbad

Tier II/III

6

Jamshedpur

Tier II/III

7

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal

Tier II/III

8

Chhindwada

Tier II/III

9

Jabalpur

Tier II/III

10

Nagaland

Kohima-Dimapur

Tier II/III

11

Odisha

Angul

Tier II/III

12

Balasore

Tier II/III

13

Jajpur

Tier II/III

14

Koraput (Jeypore)

Tier II/III

15

Sambalpur

Tier II/III

16

Punjab

Amritsar

Tier II/III

17

Karnataka

Davangere

Tier II/III

18

Uttar Pradesh

Agra

Tier II/III

19

Gorakhpur

Tier II/III

20

Meerut

Tier II/III

21

Varanasi

Tier II/III

22

Haryana

Panchkula

Tier II/III

23

Gujarat

Bhavnagar

Tier II/III

24

Himachal Pradesh

Kangra

Tier II/III

 

This information was given by the Minister of Commerce and Industry, PiyushGoyal, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

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