"विद्याधनं सर्वधनप्रधानम्"


Sponsored Research & Industrial Consultancy (SRIC) Cell


IIIT Kalyani encourages its faculty members to submit research proposals to various government funding agencies like, SERB, DST, MEITY, etc., and also to industries on problems related to current day applications as well as basic sciences in the fields of Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics Communication Engineering, Physics, and Mathematics. Administrative support required for proposal submission and project management including accounting, recruitment of JRF and other research personnel, etc., are provided.

It is the constant endeavour of the Institute to create a world class R&D facility at IIIT Kalyani in IT and Computer Science and allied fields and the Institute’s SRIC Cell is continuously striving to achieve this goal and trying to mark the institute's name on the global map.

Ongoing Sponsored Research Projects

  • 1. DRDO (System Analysis Group) sponsored project SAG/4600/TCID/CARS/52: Total Cost: 54.83696 Lakhs; Title: Development of Cryptanalysis Tools for HAmming Metric Post Quantum Code Based Cryptosystems PI & Co-PI: Dr. Bhaskar Biswas and Dr. Debasish Bera

  • 2. SERB sponsored project SRG/2020/001141: Total cost: 15.8656 Lakhs Title: Investigation on the propagation characteristic of thermo-elastic wave in piezothermoelastic media PI: Dr Anirban Lakshman

  • 3. Data Security Council of India (DSCI) sponsored project; Total cost: 4.9 Lakhs Title: Design and Implementation of 2PAKA (two party authenticated key agreement) protocol for devices using Post -Quantum Cryptography” PI: Dr SK Hafizul Islam

  • 4. Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), R&D in IT Group, ITEA Division, Govt. of India, sponsored project : Total cost: 16.18 Lakhs Title: AI for Agriculture & Food Sustainability PIs: Dr. Sanjay Chatterjee, Dr. Sanjoy Pratihar, and Dr. Imon Mukherjee

  • 5. SERB sponsored project ECR/2017/002258:Title: ‘Short-term Variability in Sun-Synchronous and Non-Sun Synchronous Tides in the Middle Atmosphere from Investigations of Contemporaneous Satellite, Model and Reanalysis Data’
    Domain: Atmospheric Physics and Data Analytics
    PI: Dr. Uma Das
    Funding Agency: Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India
    Grant Type: Early Career Research Award (ECRA)
    Project Value: 20.3064 Lakhs
    Duration: May 2018 – May 2021
    Man Power: 1 Junior Research Fellow

  • 6.Performance Optimization and Security Enhancement in Networks with Co-Channel Interference sponsored by DST INSPIRE, Investigator: Dr. Pratik Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Information Technology Kalyani. [ Total Cost: Rs. 35 Lakhs]



  • Recognition of IIIT Kalyani by Department of Scientific and Industrial Research
    Registration of IIIT Kalyani as a Research lnstitution