The Information Technology Division, ICFRE caters to all the Information Technology needs of ICFRE and its Regional Institutes / Centres. The activities of the division can be summarized as given below :

National Knowledge Network (NKN) Connectivity (ICFRE and its Institutes) : The connectivity provisioned under this arrangement shall form the basis of knowledge sharing between the national & international research institutions. The ICFRE envisages to consolidate the NKN connectivity at all its regional locations viz.;   More....

1- Network Support (LAN, WAN, Video Conferencing etc.)  more…..

2- Coordinating the e-Governance Initiatives of ICFRE in consultation with Ministry of Environment and Forests, New Delhi more…..

3- Maintenance of Hardware more…..

4- Manage and Impart In-House Trainings to ICFRE Personnel more…..

5- Design, Development and Maintenance of websites of ICFRE HQ, institutes ICFRE, Seminars & Conferences.

6- Design, Development and Maintenance of Interactive Portal.

7- Design, Development and Maintenance of web applications related to ICFRE..

8- Providing different services through ICFRE Data Centre .more......

9- Development and Maitenance of Research Database Projects undertaken in ICFRE more.....

10- Maitenance of Indian Forestry Research & Information System (IFRIS) more.....

11- Webcasting : IT Division has initiated and accomplished successfully new technology (webcasting) in year 2015. Live webcasting sessions were organized during International seminar on “Transforming Mountain Forestry" at FRI, Dehradun from Jan 18-22, 2015 after taking resources/hardware from FSI, Dehradun and IIRS,  Dehradun.


Other Activities/works

Network services ,  AMC Management, Development of Software application, E-Governance program support & implementation, Execution of projects coordinated by ICFRE,  IT Support, Facility Management, Payment Processing for AMC/ Warranty/ Software Development/ Consultancy, Management of IT Stores, Compilation & Approval of Annual IT Consumable requirements


New Initiatives

1- Upgradation of Data Centre

2- Upgradation of Video Conferencing

3- Upgradation of LAN





Shri Ashish Kumar Sinha

Incharge & Scientist 'D'
IT Division
Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
Phone: +91-135-2753099
Fax: +91-135-2750297


Sh. Jatender Singh

Scientist 'D' 
IT Division
Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
Phone: +91-135-2224842 (O),  2224500 (R)
Fax: +91-135-2750297


Sh. Sudhir Kumar

Scientist 'C'
IT Division
Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
Phone: +91-135-2224893 (O),  2224563 (R)
Fax: +91-135-2750297




Information Technology Division
Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
P.O. New Forest, Dehradun 
(Uttarakhand) - INDIA
Pin Code: 248006
Phone: +91-135-2753099  (O)

Fax: +91-135-2750297