NISST undertakes industrial research in different areas of Secondary Steel Sector. The research may involve problems regarding Production, Quality Improvements and New Product Developments. The Institute has been recognised by DSIR (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India) as an R&D organization. The major areas under the research activities are:
In recent years many small and medium projects have been undertaken in the above areas. The important projects undertaken in recent times are:
NISST is capable of undertaking industrial sponsored research in steel secondary sector as per demands of the industry.