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Research at IIT Gandhinagar

Research at IIT Gandhinagar covers a wide spectrum and is inspired by both real-world challenges and issues of fundamental importance. Being interdisciplinary is a core principle and our work usually involves researchers from various disciplines and integrating seamlessly to work jointly and progress beyond disciplinary ambit.

Our team of researchers comprises of faculty members, visiting scholars, post-doctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students who collaborate with each other on research projects across the Institute. Our ambitious growth plans and inclusive culture is open to embracing the best talent, skills and all the intellectual minds out there to join and thrive at IITGN.

Research Spectra


IIT Gandhinagar aspires to promote world-class research that will make a positive impact on society today and groom the leaders and creators of tomorrow’s technologies.

The Institute is also fostering ties with various institutes in India and abroad, which enables IITGN undergraduate students pursue short term research stints during the summer. Our Summer Research Internship Programme (SRIP) has become flagship program among students with a selectivity of about 1 in 100 applications.     

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  • Liberal Support

    IITGN provides liberal research support to faculty to initiate their research. The seed funding has no specified upper limit, and there is a separate budget for procuring high-end infrastructure.

  • Travel & Conferences

    IITGN liberally supports travel by faculty and students — both undergraduate and postgraduate — to international conferences. We also support organizing workshops, schools, and conferences at IITGN.

  • Making A Difference

    At IITGN, we emphasize research inspired by both real-world challenges and issues of fundamental importance which also have a longer-term impact on society.

  • Undergraduate Research

    At IITGN, active engagement and participation of undergraduate students in research is greatly encouraged, and various opportunities are built into the the curriculum.

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Latest at IIT Gandhinagar

The following are some glimpses into our current research activity. Discover more stories here, learn more about our research facilities, centers, publications, students IR&P council, sponsored research projects.