About the Cell
Research and Development Cell is created for the purpose of promotion of externally funded research and development projects and providing consultancy services to industries to meet future needs through capacity building, original research of the highest standard, and leadership in technological innovation for the industrial growth of the Country in general, and of northeast India in particular. In addition to teaching and supervising students of Undergraduate and Post-graduate Programs, the Institute actively encourages its faculty members to undertake sponsored research projects and consultancy services to strengthen the research profile and societal outreach of the Institute. Sponsored research and consultancy activities of the institute are administered through this Research and Development Cell. The Cell looks after the administrative and financial aspects of sponsored research projects, industrial consultancy services, and testing and certification services under the framework outlined by the Research and Development Rules.