The Research & Development office of IISER Bhopal has been established to provide specialized administrative and managerial support for the operation of sponsored research, consultancy and other R&D related activities of the Institute. The research viewpoint has now progressed from an individual laboratory work to a collaborative one that occurs not just at national but at international level. The office provides support for the interaction of an IISER faculty with external agency around the globe. The office also provides support for the Institute-Industry interaction and takes care of the filing and management of patents.
The research in this Institute aims toward exploring new fields and generating innovative ideas using young and bright minds in order to contribute to the development of the society and the growth of the industry. The Institute benefits tremendously from such research activities that not only address the current problems in the society but also aim toward the development of new technologies. To achieve these objectives, the faculty members are supported by state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure.