National Research Council (CNCS)

The National Research Council (CNCS) is a Romanian organisation that supports fundamental research in all fields of science. The research supported by CNCS is selected through competitive, merit-based review. CNCS is a consultative body of the Minister of Education and Science, all 19 members being appointed by the Minister.

Mission:
To promote and stimulate excellence in scientific research in Romania

CNCS together with its executive agency (Executive Agency for Higher Education Research and Innovation Funding) have the following prerogatives (March 2011 – April 2013):

  • coordination of the  National Plan for Research, Development and Innovation Programs:

 

  • administration, planning, monitoring, budgeting and day-to-day operations for the Programs

 

  • cooperation with other similar national or international councils in the administration reasearch programme field or reasearch evaluation process according to the Ministry delegation




News





21-25 Mendeleev Street, Sector 1, Code 010362, Bucharest, Romania
Phone: +40 21 302 38 50; Fax: +40 21 311 59 92.