The Centre is coming up with EoI to empanel reputed academic institutes to facilitate in carrying out the broad purpose and objectives enumerated.

The applicants can be from the fields of engineering, economic regulation, public policy, law and such other fields as may be suitable in accordance with the Centre’s objectives, having the expertise and willingness to undertake the research in techno-economic issues, new technologies, technological disruptions and their impact on telecom, information technology, broadcasting and emerging technology sectors including the adoption of new technologies by sectoral stakeholders under the Areas of Focus.

The selection of the applicants for empanelment shall be in accordance with the eligibility criteria and the method of selection carried out by the Centre as per its discretion.