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Q1: What is SERB?A1: The Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB) is a statutory body established through an Act of Parliament... Read More
Q2: What SERB offers to Scientists?A2: SERB supports research in frontier areas of Science and Engineering. A regular faculty / researcher in an academic / research institution can seek research support to carry out his/her research. Board also gives special attention to young scientists below the age of 35 years (relaxable by 5 years in the case of SC/ST/OBC, woman and physically handicapped category) to undertake independent research in newly emerging and frontier areas of science and engineering... Read More
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COVID-19 update

COVID – 19 R&D Efforts

Corona virus (COVID 19) pandemic was first noticed during December 2019 and recognized as a public health emergency during 30th January 2020 and declared as pandemic on 11th March 2020 by the World Health Organization.Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), a statutory body under the Department of Science and Technology, GOI, has proactively taken measures to initiate multiple short-term and medium-term research callsto address urgent issues concerning the coronavirus and COVID-19.


This SERB information page is developed to inform the scientific community about research calls, updates on approved projects, and access to important scientific documents,reviews, and social media information about COVID-19, and relevant GOI advisories in a single window platform.