The National Commission for Science , Technology and Innovation(NACOSTI) is an advisory institution of the Government of Kenya on matters of national science, technology, innovation and research.

Research, which is a major tool for generating new knowledge and turning it into new products and services, is crucial for the advancement of the national socio-economic growth and for mankind as a whole.

For this reason the Science and Technology Act, Chapter 250 of the Laws of Kenya, under Section 4, established the NACOSTI to advise and regulate matters of research among other functions in the country.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Can one apply for Research Permit online and pay appropriate fee online?
  2. After completion of research work can I send my full report online?
  3. Where do I get affiliate institutions?
  4. Where do I get ethical clearance for my proposed research work?
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