In India, the central government plays a vital role in identifying research opportunities and funding them under different schemes and programmes. Indian government funding for research and development and innovation is provided and co-ordinated by a number of different organisations covering many sectors such as ICT, food and agriculture, space, biotechnology, energy, environment, transport, social science, material science.
Besides, under various bilateral agreements and funding schemes for Indian-European researcher mobility, staff exchange, fellowships, study visits, joint workshops and joint RTDI projects are available to support international cooperation at academic and industry level.
Using the search function below you can search for the programme most suitable for you from the funding opportunities available for European researchers in India.
The database of RTDI programmes collecting all opportunities in INCO countries, such as Australia, Canada, China, Brazil, Korea, Mexico, Taiwan, etc. including India is available on the Access4EU portal.
The Indian funding agencies support research through a wide variety of programmes specifically carved out to meet the requirements of different sections of the scientific and research need. In our link section, you will find the links of these websites.