The department is committed towards improving the institute’s outreach through all the phases of technology development, starting from conceptualization down to commercialization, and there by striving towards creation of knowledge in specialized domains. Department’s mission is to develop strong and sustainable partnerships with research laboratories, academic institutions, industry, and entrepreneurs in order to meet the aspirations of the faculty & student communities.
The department is looking forward to work on problems that throws up an intellectual challenge and practical, impactful applications. Along with this technology development initiatives, exploration of an idea related to process and design improvement is also of considerable interest. The department is seeking such partnerships that recognise and capitalize on the relative strengths of the academia and industry. To achieve these goals the department is focusing on:
Development of strong industry collaborative in research, and specialized human resource development.
Identifying and protecting intellectual property.
Developing and nurturing international linkages for research and development.
At present department faculty members are engaged in projects in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), Jodhpur, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India. There are academic collaboration with Microsoft R&D, IBM, and TCS. Representatives from leading industries pay regular visits to the department for delivering seminars, conducting workshops.