Centre for Smart Governance

Empowering Governance

CSG, is an organization which cater to the Information Technology requirements of Government of Karnataka. CSG helps Departments in development of software applications and also takes up associated activities. Government Departments, Corporations, Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs), autonomous institutions, organizations established under State and Central Acts, and all the other Government aided or recognized organizations can avail services of CSG.

Contact Address

"The Phoenix",   No. 2A, Hayes Road,
Bengaluru 560 025. Phone: +091 - 080 - 42119003

Email:   edcsg[at]karnataka[dot]gov[dot]in | careerscsg[at]karnataka[dot]gov[dot]in


CSG intends to promote “Smart Governance” and ensure sustenance of
e-Governance projects in the State.

About Us

Formation of CSG

Centre for Smart Governance (CSG) has been setup as a non-profit Society under Section 3 of Karnataka Societies Registration Act 1960, on 01st February 2019.



To carry out activities related to the software development and associated activities for Government IT projects. To Provide application support services which includes, but are not limited to functional enhancement of existing applications, technical upgradation of existing applications, addition of new modules and features to existing application, transition management and other related activities.

Organisation Structure

Centre for Smart Governance (CSG) has a well-defined organization structure with Director General and Executive Director at the Top supported by A highly qualified team led by Directors and Project Managers.


Our Team


Director General

Rajeev Chawla,IAS
Known all over the country as the creator of Bhoomi Project.Has been the chief architect of the e governance journey of Karnataka.


Executive Director

Dr. Sunil Panwar,IFS
Over 15 years of experience in the field of natural resource administration,RTI,citizen service delivery and e governance.


Director (Operations)

K.G.Rajeshwar, M. Sc (Statistics) &
PG Diploma in Computer Systems Management.

He is an IT / ICT Professional with 28 years of experience in Government sector. Read More...


Manager CRM

Sir Ajay Adala, IIT Kharagpur
Bachelor of Technology (Hons) and MBA (IITM)

His experience includes 25 years in Government as Expert Consultant  Read More...

CSG Core Team

Project Manager

Certified Multi-National Sector experienced, for successful development of the project's procedures of Initiation, Planning, Implementation, Execution, Deployment and Maintenance. Guidance to project team's operations towards achieving all the agreed upon goals.

Project Lead

10 + years’ experience in Government Sector handling State level Portals and Department websites with vast knowledge of Government Guidelines and Standards. Well versed with application deployment and configurations on multi-technology platforms. Experienced in Server sizing, Server setup and configurations, Security configurations, Network configurations, etc.

CSG Core Team

Solution Architect

Solution architect (SA) certified in TOGAF Enterprise Architecture handling the design of multiple applications or services, responsible for creating a comprehensive architecture for software solutions and providing strategic direction throughout the development life cycle process. Ensuring adherence to best industry practices and standards in Coding and Application Security by guiding project teams.

Database Administrator / Designer

10+ years of experience with extensive knowledge in Database and Object-Oriented Analysis and Design techniques, System Architecture, including Database and System performance tuning, as well as hardware and network workload balancing. Also, perform Database Administration related activities for all projects.


CSG shall take up fresh development of e-Governance projects for various Government Departments, Corporations, Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs), autonomous institutions, organizations established under State and Central Acts and all the other Government aided or recognized organizations.

  • Software Development and Associated Services
  • Associated Services
    • Application Support
    • Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Support
    • Data Migration
  • Consulting


Web and Mobile Application

Centre for Smart Governance creates and manage mission-critical applications for State Government Departments. We work with Government Entities to understand the functional requirement and devise customized secure solutions using latest technology and adhering to best management practices.

Consultancy Assignment

The consultancy team of CSG comprise of some of the best brains in the field. The team is available to help the government entities in process re-engineering and finalizing FRS.

Project Management

CSG has a team of experienced professional who have worked in some of the most prestigious government projects and offers project management support for various Departments..


Centre for Smart Governance offers an opportunity to talented software professionals to make the Governance of the state more responsive and truly citizen oriented..

Current Vacancies

  • Project Manager - 02 Nos
  • Project Lead - 01 No.
  • Business Analyst - 01 No.
  • Senior Software Engineer - 06 Nos
  • Software Engineer - 36 Nos
  • System Administrator - 01 No.
  • Test Lead - 01 No.
  • Test Engineer - 03 Nos
  • Operations Manager - 02 Nos
  • Database Designer - 01 No.
  • Database Administrator - 01 No.

Contact Us

"The Phoenix",
No. 2A, Hayes Road,
Bangalore 560 025. Phone: +091 - 080 - 42119003

Email:   edcsg@karnataka.gov.in



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