Vision, Mission, Values


To contribute to India and the World through excellence in scientific and technical education and research; to serve as a valuable resource for industry and society; and remain a source of pride for all Indians.


  • To generate new knowledge by engaging in cutting-edge research and to promote academic growth by offering state-of-the-art undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes.

  • To identify, based on an informed perception of Indian, regional and global needs, areas of specialization upon which the institute can concentrate.

  • To undertake collaborative projects which offer opportunities for long-term interaction with academia and industry.

  • To develop human potential to its fullest extent so that intellectually capable and imaginatively gifted leaders can emerge in a range of professions.


  • Academic integrity and accountability.

  • Respect and tolerance for the views of every individual.

  • Attention to issues of national relevance as well as of global concern.

  • Breadth of understanding, including knowledge of the human sciences.

  • Appreciation of intellectual excellence and creativity.

  • An unfettered spirit of exploration, rationality and enterprise.