Industry Linked Biotechnology Research Scheme (IBRS)

The Scheme facilitates Academia-Industry interaction by undertaking projects in collaboration with an industrial partner which should result in commercializing the product or process or service. The selection is through a peer-review mechanism and evaluation by an expert committee.

Online Applications Invited for Industry Linked Biotechnology Research Scheme ( Last Date : 10.02.2022)

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Applications are invited through advertisement.

Maximum grant for a period shall be Rs. 40 lakhs (Rupees Forty Lakhs only) for three years excluding overhead cost and industry share(25%). In addition, the host institution will be eligible for an overhead @ 10% of total expenditure subject to a ceiling of Rs. 2 lakh.

Scientists and Technologists of R&D Centres / Academic Institutions / Organizations actively involved in biotechnological research with emphasis on areas relating to marine, agriculture, health and environment.

The Scientist-in-charge
Kerala Bio-Technology Commission
Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE),
Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 004
Telephone: (0471) 2548254, 2548406