The Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR)
DSIR is a part of the Ministry of Science and Technology, has a mandate to carry out the activities relating to indigenous technology promotion, development, utilization and transfer.
It promotes R&D by the industries, support a larger cross section of small and medium industrial units to develop state-of-the art globally competitive technologies of high commercial potential, catalyze faster commercialization of lab-scale R&D, enhance the share of technology intensive exports in overall exports, strengthen industrial consultancy & technology management capabilities and establish user friendly information network to facilitate scientific and industrial research in the country.
R&D Proposals may be submitted by individual industries with or without academia/R&D Institutions involvement. Proposals should be for the development of machine tools and related items where such developments is being carried out for the first time in India and is not merely a repetition of machine tools/related products already made in the country. The extent of support, formats for project proposal submission and other guidelines along with FAQs are given on the DSIR website.
Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association; Head Office : 10th Mile, Tumkur Road, Madavara Post, Bengaluru, Karnataka (India) 562123; Regd. Office : Plant No.13, Extension Office, Godrej Campus, Vikroli East, Mumbai – 400079
CIN : U29290MH1973GAP016420; Tel : 91-80- 66246600; Email : firstname.lastname@example.org; Contact in case of queries & grievances : V Anbu, CEO & Director General (Please send all communications to Head Office)