R & D Cell

R&D Cell is headed by the Dean of Research and Development at Dr.Ambedkar Institute of Technology (Dr.AIT), Bangalore. The various facilities, dynamic initiatives to promote research (both sponsored & academic research) and consultancy are unparalleled at Dr.AIT.

The sparkling R&D culture fosters an innovative spirit to kindle the young minds at the campus under the able guidance and mentorship of motivated faculty members at all the departments. The support provided by our Chairman, Principal, Mentor, Deans, Heads of Departments, Professors, and Senior Faculty Members in the process of promoting research, filing patents is greatly acknowledged.

Dr.Ambedkar Institute of Technology(Dr. AIT), Bangalore is committed to creating a high- quality research ambiance in every department of the Institute for the faculty and students.

Dr. AIT aims to provide a research environment that will promote a culture of high-quality research, which is ethical, competent, accountable, and safe. This policy document on Research & Development activities at Dr.AIT addresses specific aspects of conducting Research & Development activities within the college in compliance with the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) regulations on Research.


  • To implement a strategic plan aiming to develop research activities at the Institute that is recognised by peers as world leading, contributing to major advances in knowledge.
  • Achieving this aim relies on creating a shared culture that values people and provides leadership within a congenial working environment built on collaboration, communication and coordination.


  • To promote and accelerate the quality research work within the college and in collaboration with industry, other institutes and R & D organizations.
  • To create an environment within the College to build a research culture and to ensure an efficient and effective support system to facilitate faculty and researchers in their research activities.
  • Ensure publications in SCI, Scopus indexed/Web of Science journals with high impact factor.
  • Individual Citation Score needs to be improved by publishing in reputed journals.
  • To foster an environment of undertaking socially relevant research with a prospective commercialization value.
  • Catering to the specific needs of Industry for Product/Process development.
  • Establish Research Centres of Excellence within the college
  • To motivate the faculty to write the research projects thereby enhancing the research funding from Govt agencies and industries.
  • Providing linkages with different sponsoring agencies for the development of R & D programmes in the emerging areas of engineering and Technology.
  • To carry out rural oriented research under AICTE, Unnat Bharat Abhiyan Program
  • Encourage partnerships nationally and globally through interdisciplinary collaborations.
  • To Ensure quality, integrity, and ethics in research.