The activities of the NIE include

  1. (i) organising seminars, symposia and conferences;
  2. (ii) publishing scientific journals and books, and educational material for students and general public;
  3. (iii) organising public lectures, and competitions;
  4. (iv) undertaking research projects, particularly those with a bearing on policy-making; and
  5. (v) conducting training courses/workshops at various levels.