The Sponsored Research & Industrial Consultancy (SRIC) Cell

The Sponsored Research & Industrial Consultancy (SRIC) Cell of IIT Kharagpur looks after all the sponsored research activities of IIT Kharagpur starting from project submission, project management including accounting, recruitment of research personnel, interactionswith the funding agency, protection of IPR and technology transfer. Additionally, SRIC plays a vital role in the initiation of new research initiatives of the Institute and implementation of various national initiatives.

Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy, is a vibrant unit of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur that majorly extend the managerial support to sponsored research and consultancy activities of the Institute.

This unit is also actively engaged in protecting the Intellectual Property developed through innovative research by the faculty, researchers and students from 19 Departments, 11 Centres, 10 Schools, 10 Centre of Excellences (CoEs) and 2 Academics established at the Institute.



IEC Meeting, Dec 23

Minutes IEC Meeting on 7th Dec 2023


IEC Meeting, Feb 24

Minutes IEC Meeting on 29th Feb 2024


IC-SCR Meeting, Dec 23

IC-SCR Minutes of Meeting , 7th Dec 2023


IC-SCR Meeting, Feb 24

IC-SCR Minutes of Meeting, 29th Feb, 2024



Research Projects

  • Running: 890
  • Completed: 3509


Consultancy Projects

  • Running: 348
  • Completed: 2402


Patents granted 143 out of 279 filed patents.


Staff Members: highly appreciated team for showing relentless effort in serving SRIC


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Research Projects

We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time. - T.S. Eliot

Consultancy Projects

A good consultancy project can be the catalyst for positive change and growth in your organization. - Jack Welch

Lab To Market

The lab is where the future is born, and the market is where it is realized. - The Internet


Bridging the gap between ideas and their birth, Nurturing creativity and fostering growth.

Patent & IP

Patents granted 143 out of 279 filed patents. Inspiring innovation and fueling the fire of thought.


offerring a unique career path for those who thrive on innovation and collaboration.