Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium (JNP) is controlled by the Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE). BASE is dedicated to science advancement and non formal science training.
JNP began in 1989, has risen as a head establishment in India. It pulls in more than 2.5 lakh guests every year, lion's share of whom are understudies. It is outfitted with an extensive 15.0m vault and a best in class crossover projection framework introduced and authorized in 2017. JNP has month to month star looking, month to month science films, Sky-theater demonstrate each day, review of galactic occasions and so forth.
Our science instruction exercises viz., Research Education Advancement Program (REAP), Interactive Week-end Sessions for school youngsters, Summer Programs, Science Exhibitions and Workshops draw in a huge number of understudies each year. More than 100 understudies from BASE have affirmation for Ph.D. courses in head inquire about establishments in India and abroad. They incorporate Raman Research Institute, Indian Institute of Science, Wild Life Research Institute, Oxford University, Michigan State University, Delft Institute, State University New York, Buffalo, University of Florida, Cornell University.
BASE has set up a Science Center in the Planetarium which has turned into a core for non-formal science training at all levels. A Science Park with more than 40 displays is created in the grounds. Lakhs of guests are utilizing these models to learn science in upbeat way.
The exercises of the Science Center and the Planetarium have made BASE a novel foundation for the spread of science.