Research & Consultancy Initiatives

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Karunya University has identified four focal areas of research relevant to the society and environment, namely, water, food, health and renewable energy.

The highlights of research and consultancy programmes of the university are given below:

  • 1. Central/coordinated research in thermal management, nanotechnology, renewable energy, aerospace engineering and water treatment techniques, initiated at a total cost of Rs 80 million
  • 2. More than 20 externally funded research projects at a total outlay of Rs 60 million
  • 3. Short-term research projects to the tune of Rs 1.5 million/year for introducing fresh faculty members and students to research based on a project mode
  • 4. Around 400 students pursuing Ph D programme following the UGC norms
  • 5. Twenty scholars carrying out Ph D under the Silver Jubilee Fellowship programme
  • 6. MoUs with more than 70 reputed academic/ research institutions and industrial houses
  • 7. Consultancy works worth Rs 6 million taken up recently for government and international agencies
  • 8. Funding to the tune of Rs 40 million from Ministry of Food Processing Industries, and establishment of a NABL accredited laboratory for testing oil products
  • 9. Around 50 papers in journals with impact factor during 2011-12 and the publication of Karunya Journal of Research


Suggestions,Comments & Queries may be sent to Dean - Research at [email protected]