The Union Cabinet has approved establishing a digital depository of academic awards to be known as National Academic Depository (NAD) on the pattern of securities depository in its meeting held on 27th October, 2016.Consequent upon the approval of Cabinet, the Government in exercise of powers conferred under section 20(1) of University Grants Commission Act,1956 has designated University Grants Commission (UGC) as an authorised body to enter into a tripartite agreement on behalf of all Central Higher Educational Institutions (CHEIs), Institutions of National Importance (INIs) and Boards with the wholly owned subsidiaries of the depositories registered under SEBI Act, 1992, namely NSDL Database Management Limited (NDML) and CDSL Ventures Limited (CVL) initially for a period of three years for the purposes of establishment of NAD comprising of two interoperable digital depositories.
IISER Bhopal has entered into a Service level agreement(SLA) with Central Depository Services India Ltd.(CDSL), Mumbai. Therefore, all the registered students of IISER Bhopal are requested to get register themselves for NAD under CDSL by providing Aadhar details.
Dr. Snigdha Thakur
Dean, Academic Affairs
Ms. Ruchi Srivastava
Centre for Archives and Digitization (CAD)
Nodal Officer to NAD IISER Bhopal
Phone: +91 755 269 2305