Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology is a government-aided institute and deemed university for the study and research of space science, located at Valiamala, Nedumangad, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. It is the first university in Asia to be solely dedicated to the study and research of Outer space.
To be a world class educational and research institution contributing significantly to the Space endeavours.
Create a unique learning environment enriched by the challenges of the Space Programme. Nurture the spirit of innovation and creativity. Establish Centres of Excellence in niche areas. Provide ethical and value based education.