About of the Institute
AcSIR at a Glance
Established in 2010, by an Act of Parliament, the Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research Act, 2011 vide The Gazette of India No. 15 dated February 07, 2012 and notified on April 03, 2012.
There are around 2,500 Scientists of CSIR as Faculty members of AcSIR and other 1,000 from other routes.
Out of a total of ~2200 Students, there are ~2000 Ph.D. Students and 200 PGRPE (IMP) Students.
The mission of the Academy is to create highest quality personnel with cross- disciplinary knowledge, aiming to provide leaders in the field of science and technology.
Nurture a research-propelled, technology-enabled, industry-linked, socially conscious higher education platform
Achieve a seamless integration of intellectual strengths with current market needs with a people centric focus.
Develop niche capability required to bolster research efforts in futuristic science.
Provide the opportunity to work on the frontier and contemporaneously challenging areas for nurturing innovation
Disseminate advanced knowledge in science and technology, by providing teaching and research facilities in emerging and futuristic areas of inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary areas---whether the focus is natural sciences, life sciences, mathematical and computational sciences, medical sciences, engineering, applied art, humanities, social sciences, law relating to these areas
Adopt measures for innovations in teaching and learning processes
Create an ambience for learning and scholarship in advanced science and technology instead of exclusively focusing on marks or grades
Educate and train manpower in scientific and technological fields; science 2.0 e-enabled cloud environment
Establish linkages with industries in India and outside India for the promotion of science and technology
Collaborate, in appropriate areas in the field of science and technology, with reputed universities and institutions in India and outside India
Courses offered:
  • PhD in Engineering
Eligibility :
Master's degree in Engineering/Technology
Master's Degree by Research in Engineering/Technology
Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology
All qualifications should have a good academic record with a valid gate score or UGC/CSIR NET/NBHM or equivalent
  • PhD in Science
Eligibility :
Master's degree in Science
Master's degree in Engineering/Technology/Pharmacy
M.S (Research)
All qualifications should have a good academic record with a valid gate score or UGC/CSIR NET/NBHM or equivalent
  • Integrated M.Tech – Ph.D in Engineering
Eligibility :
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Technology under the 10+2+4/10+3+3 System with good Academic record
  • Integrated M.Sc. & Ph.D. in Clinical Research
Integrated M.S. & Ph.D. in Clinical Research is being offered in collaboration with Publich Health Foundation of India (PHFI)
Contact Us:
Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR)
Anusandhan Bhawan, Room no :301
2 Rafi Marg,
New Delhi-110 001
Contact Us: arpita@acsir.res.in / arm@acsir.res.in/ faq@acsir.res.in / info@acsir.res.in