Engaging with us


Geared towards topically relevant PhD training on a sizeable scale, the Academy brings a solutions-driven approach to addressing global challenges by partnering with industry and government through long-term commitments.

By collaborating with us, you will:

  • Identify a solution to your business needs (through joint development of a research challenge)
  • Receive access to IP exclusivity without ambiguity
  • Receive access to state-of-the-art laboratories and instrumentation facilities at The Academy and at both IITB and Monash University
  • Receive exclusive invitations to theme-based workshops/seminars/conferences at the Academy
  • Have a pipeline of identifiable talent through the IITB-Monash PhD program as prospective employees
  • Have access to extensive networks in government and industry in both countries

Ways of Engagement

  • PhD based research and development
  • Collaborative research and co-location of R&D resources in the Academy’s world class labs
  • Consultancy
  • Support and incubation of start-up companies or established company spin-offs
  • Provision of sponsored PhD students – access to India‘s leading students, who are capable of undertaking research that focuses on your business needs

Research Links & Services
At the Research Academy, we employ an innovative, multidisciplinary approach to research and we will develop a tailored approach with each industry and government partner in order to effectively meet individual research needs.

We offer a range of services including:

  • Provision of sponsored PhD students – access to India ‘s leading students, who are capable of undertaking research that focuses on your business needs
  • Collaborative research
  • Consultancy
  • Joint ventures
  • Support and incubation of start-up companies or established company spin-offs
  • Outsourced research and development (contract/sub-contract)
  • Research training that can be provided on a cohort exchange or contract basis