This organisation is an undertaking of Standardisation Testing and Quality Certification (STQC) directorate which is an attached office of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (Deity), Government of India, provides quality assurance services in the area of Electronics and IT through countrywide network of laboratories and centres. The tasks carried out by this organisation are namely testing, calibration, certification and training. Testing facilities focus on electronic and software testing. Electronic testing include electronics and electrical Testing, component Testing, equipment system testing, environmental testing, safety testing, EMI/EMC testing, explosive atmosphere compatibility testing, opto-electronics testing, solar PV testing, reliability testing and analysis. Software testing includes Software testing and assessment, software process assessment, IT Security Testing and Assessment. It has laboratories at Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Goa, Delhi, Jaipur, etc.