Research Funding Agency

List of the Funding Agencies

S.No. Funding Agency Abbreviation Website
1 AICTE All India Council for Technical Education
2 CSIR Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
3 DAE-BRNS Department of Atomic Energy
4 DAE-NBHM National Board for Higher Mathematics
5 DBT Department of Bio-Technology
6 DOE Department of Electronics
7 DRDO Defence Research and Development Organisation
8 DRDO-AR&DB Aeronautics Research and Development Board
9 DRDO-DMRL Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory
10 DRDO-LSRB Life Sciences Research Board
11 DSIR Department for Scientific and Industrial Research
12 DST Department of Science and Technology
13 ICMR Indian Council of Medical Research
14 IGCAR Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
15 INSA Indian National Science Academy
16 IREDA Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited
17 ISRO Indian Space Research Organisation
18 ISTE Indian Society For Technical Education
19 IE The Institution of Engineers (India)
20 IET The Institution of Engineering and Technology
21 IMD India Meteorological Department
22 MCIT Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
23 MHRD Ministry of Human Research Development
24 MNRE Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
25 MoEF Ministry of Environment and Forests
26 MoES Ministry of Earth Science
27 MOWR Ministry of Water Resources
28 MOCIT Ministry of Communications & Information Technology
29 MFPI Ministry of Food Processing Industries
30 NCERT National Council for Economic Research and Training
31 NJB National Jute Board
32 PCRA Petroleum Conservation Research Association
33 RSFC Research Scheme on Flood Control
34 RSOP Research Scheme on Power
35 SDC SAARC Documentation Centre
36 SERC Science and Engineering Research Council
37 SIDA Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency
38 TAAS Technology Absorption and Adaptation Scheme
39 TEDA Tamilnadu Energy Development Agency
40 TNSCST Tamilnadu State Council for Science and Technology
41 UGC University Grants Commission
42 VSSC Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
43 W2E Waste to Energy