51 Software Technology Parks of India located in Tier-II/ III locations

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 New Delhi, July 3, 2019

This information was given by the Minister of Commerce and Industry, PiyushGoyal, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

Currently, 59 Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) Centres are operational across the country out of which 51 Centres are in Tier-II/ III locations. Further, 24 new STPI Centres have been approved by the Governing Council of STPI which are at various stages of implementation. (Annexure 1)

Technology Development Programmes (TDP): Department of Science and Technology has been implementing Technology Development Programmes (TDP) to facilitate conversion of proof-of-concepts for technologies/ techniques/ processes/products into advance prototypes for validation and demonstration in field settings. The main objectives of the program include:

•      Support R&D for development of innovative technologies in identified areas.

•      Promote application of advanced technology for improving the performance and value addition to existing technology.

•      Capacity building in the area of technology development in terms of human resource and infra-structure.

The sub schemes of TDP are:

•      Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (AMT) aligning to Make in India

•      Biomedical Device and Technology Development Program (BDTD) aligning to Swasth Bharat

•      Device Development Program (DDP) aligning to Make in India

•      Science and Heritage Research Initiative (SHRI)

•      Technology Development Program (TDP) aligning to Make in India

•      Technology Mission for Indian Railways (TMIR) aligning to Make in India

•      Waste Management Technologies (WMT) aligning to Swachh Bharat and Smart City

The US firm KPMG has released a report based on 750 industry representatives including start-up entrepreneurs and FORTUNE 500 executives titled ‘The Changing Landscape of Disruptive Technologies’. The Report ranks India in third place, as 13 percent of the respondents indicated India’s potential for technology breakthroughs.

No such assessment is made by the Government and no data of FDI is maintained based on Industrial Estates or on geographical location other than States.

During the period 2014-2019 FDI Inflow of USD 286.28 billion (provisional) have been reported in the country.


List of existing STPI Centres

S.N State Centre Name City type
1 Andhra Pradesh Kakinada Tier II/III
2 Tirupati Tier II/III
3 Vijayawada Tier II/III
4 Vizag Tier II/III
5 Assam Guwahati Tier II/III
6 Bihar Patna Tier II/III
7 Chhattisgarh Bhilai Tier II/III
8 Goa Goa Tier II/III
9 Gujarat Gandhinagar Tier II/III
10 Surat Tier II/III
11 Haryana Gurgaon Tier I
12 Himachal Pradesh Shimla Tier II/III
13 Jammu and Kashmir Jammu Tier II/III
14 Srinagar Tier II/III
15 Jharkhand Ranchi Tier II/III
16 Deoghar Tier II/III
17 Karnataka Bengaluru Tier I
18   Hubli Tier II/III
19 Mangalore Tier II/III
20 Manipal Tier II/III
21 Mysore Tier II/III
22 Kerala Thiruvananthapuram Tier II/III
23 Madhya Pradesh Gwalior Tier II/III
24 Indore Tier II/III
25 Maharashtra Aurangabad Tier II/III
26 Kolhapur Tier II/III
27 Nagpur Tier II/III
28 Nasik Tier II/III
29 Mumbai Tier I
30 Pune Tier I
31 Manipur Imphal Tier II/III
32 Meghalaya Shillong Tier II/III
33 Mizoram Aizawl Tier II/III
34 Odisha Berhampur Tier II/III
35 Bhubaneswar Tier II/III
36 Rourkela Tier II/III
37 Pondicherry Pondicherry Tier II/III
38 Punjab Mohali Tier II/III
39 Rajasthan Jaipur Tier II/III
40 Jodhour Tier II/III
41 Sikkim Gangtok Tier II/III
42 Tamil Nadu




Chennai Tier I
43 Coimbatore Tier II/III
44 Madurai Tier II/III
45 Tirunelveli Tier II/III
46 Trichy Tier II/III
47 Telangana Hyderabad Tier I
48 Warangal Tier II/III
49 Uttar Pradesh Allahabad Tier II/III
50 Kanpur Tier II/III
51 Lucknow Tier II/III
52 Noida Tier I
53 Uttarakhand Dehradun Tier II/III
54 West Bengal Durgapur Tier II/III
55 Haldia Tier II/III
56 Kharagpur Tier II/III
57 Kolkata Tier I
58 Siliguri Tier II/III
59 Tripura Agartala Tier II/III

List of upcoming STPI Centres

S.N State Centre Name City Type
1 Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar Tier II/III
2 Bihar Bhagalpur Tier II/III
3 Darbhanga Tier II/III
4 Jharkhand Bokaro Tier II/III
5 Dhanbad Tier II/III
6 Jamshedpur Tier II/III
7 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Tier II/III
8 Chhindwada Tier II/III
9 Jabalpur Tier II/III
10 Nagaland Kohima-Dimapur Tier II/III
11 Odisha Angul Tier II/III
12 Balasore Tier II/III
13 Jajpur Tier II/III
14 Koraput (Jeypore) Tier II/III
15 Sambalpur Tier II/III
16 Punjab Amritsar Tier II/III
17 Karnataka Davangere Tier II/III
18 Uttar Pradesh Agra Tier II/III
19 Gorakhpur Tier II/III
20 Meerut Tier II/III
21 Varanasi Tier II/III
22 Haryana Panchkula Tier II/III
23 Gujarat Bhavnagar Tier II/III
24 Himachal Pradesh Kangra Tier II/III