The Planning and Evaluation Division has two main responsibilities; Planning and evaluation and International Relationship. Activities performed by the Division in these two aspects are as follows.
Planning and evaluation
• Formulate Annual Program and budget of the Academy in close coordination with Faculties and other divisions. • Held discussions with link Ministry- Ministry of Science Technology and Environment (MoEST), Ministry of Finance and National Planning Commission to get through the annual program and budget • Prepare annual program and budget and submit in the Academy Assembly for approval • Give directives to all the faculties and division to implement approved activities. • Monitor and supervise the activities performed by faculties and divisions • Compile the quarterly and annual progress reports prepared by the faculties and divisions and submit to the academy as well as make presentation in the MoEST collaboration • Work as the liaison unit of Academy to deal with all the concerned authorities of Government of Nepal. • Formulate vision, mission strategic plans and develop short term, midterm and long term policy and plans of the academy. • Update objectives, functions and activities of the academy and submit to the concerned authorities for revision and approval
• Develop bilateral and multilateral relationship with International organizations, S&T institutions of other countries for mutual cooperation and collaboration. • Prepare Text of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to be signed by NAST and collaborating international organizations and academies and related organizations of other countries • Make arrangements for renewal of MoUs • Organize international workshops, seminars and interaction programmes in collaboration with respective international and foreign institutions and organizations. • Develop joint research and development program with them • Coordinate and facilitate research activities carried out by foreign institutions with MoU with NAST in Nepal. • Facilitate exchange of scientific visits and a sharing of experiences.