The Centre for Sustainable Technologies (CST) established as Centre for ASTRA (Application of Science and Technology for Rural Areas) in 1974, is IISc inter-disciplinary research and technology development centre for providing sustainable solutions to host of global concerns, primarily dealing with energy, buildings and environment. The Centre's focus is on promoting Sustainable Technologies tailored to suit local conditions of resource availability and habitation.Read more




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  • National workshop on low-carbon construction materials and “green” building architecture

    2022 November

  • Results of Mid-term Admissions

    2021 December

  • Low-C buildings under the project Centre for Bio-Energy and Low carbon Technologies (C-BELT)

    2020 September

  • BIGathon +

    2020 August