Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, Dehra Dun

1- Navodya  Vidyalaya  Samiti (NVS), Noida signed on 15th October, 2018  (Duration : 10 years)

2- Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS), New Delhi sigend on 15th October, 2018  (Duration : 10 years)

3- Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi signed on 28.08.2018 (Duration : 5 years)

4- Technology Information, Forecasting & Assessment Council (TIFAC), New Delhi signed on 20.03.2018 (Duration : 5 years)

5- Zoological Survey of India (ZSI), Kolkata signed on 10.01.2018 (Duration : 10 years)

6- The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi signed on 17.10.2017 (Duration : 10 years)

7- Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi signed on 15.10.2013 (Duration: 10 years)


Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

1- Upkeep and maintenance of Holly Bodhi Tree at Bodhgaya

2- Upkeep and maintenance of ancient Peepal tree at Koteshwar Dham, Belaganj, Bihar

3- Management and upkeep of three saplings at Buddha Smriti Park, Patna and CM House, Patna

4- Agreement for a project entitled “Augmentation of food resources of monkey as a tool to reduce monkey menace in human habitation”

5- Cecidology and nursery establishment of Pistacia integerrima for exploring possibility of in-situ leaf gall production

6- Taxonomic study of Tettigoniidae (orthoptera) of India under AICP New Delhi


Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur

Memorundum of Understanding (MoU) on Surveillance, Monitoring and Technical Support for the management of sal borer between Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur (M.P.) and Chattisgarh State Forest Department (CGSFD), Raipur (CG)


Himalayan Forest Research Institute Shimla

1- A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between HFRI, Shimla and St. Bede’s College, Shimla was signed on 9 th December 2015, which primarily aims at
providing Summer Trainings to the students of this college besides, other activities of academic interests and relevant to both the institutions and students.

2- Monitoring of Plantation raised under HP State Campa

3- Ethno-botanical study on indigenous medicinal and aromatic plants used by local people of Chopal Forest Division, Shimla Forest Circle, Himachal Pradesh

4- Awareness Training for Conservation of Pinus gerardiana (Chilgoza) through Scientific Interventions in Moorang Forest Range of District Kinnaur, HP.

5- Technological Intervention and Networking in Himachal Himalayas

6- Monitoring and evaluation of plantations raised during the years 2014-15 & 2015- 16 under HP state CAMPA

7- Programme support on elucidation of biosynthetic pathways and development of gene markers of high valued endangered medicinal herbs of NWHimalayas (Phase II).

8- Standardisation of nursery and propogation method of Trillium govanianum Wall. ex. D Don (Nagchhatri).

9- Evaluation of genetic superiority and stability of identified high active ingredient content accessions of Picrorhiza Kurroa Royale ex Benth., Valeriana jatamansi Jone and Podophyllum hexandrum Royle through multi-location trials and promotion of their cultivation amongst rural communities

10- Assessment of Floristic Diversity in Tundah Wildlife Sanctuary of District Chamba, Himachal Pradesh for its Long Term Ecological Monitoring.

11- Assessment of vegetation in Kibber Wildlife Sanctuary of District Lahaul Spiti, Himachal Pradesh.


Institute of Forest Productivity, Ranchi

1- Evaluation of plantation schemes carried out under Bihar state during 2012 – 13 & 2013 – 14" funded under CAMPA, SFD, Bihar signed on 08.03.2016.

2- IFP, Ranchi has signed MOU with SFD, Jharkhand, West Bengal and Bihar for establishment of Van Vigyan Kendra. Three nos of Van Vigyan Kendra has been established by this institute  -  29th December, 2014 at Ranchi, Jharkhand, 6th December, 2016 at Kharagpur, West Bengal and 25th February, 2016 at Hajipur, Bihar respectively.


Institute of Forest Biodiversity, Hyderabad

1- Vegetative Carbon Pool Assessment Project from National Remote Sensing Centre(NRSC),Hyderabad.

2- Establishment of Herbal Garden from National Medicinal Plants Board(NMPB),NewDelhi.

3- Development of agroforestry models with RET species for Telangana and AndhraPradesh from National Medicinal Plants Board(NMPB),New Delhi.

4- Enumeration, Geotagging and Inventorization of Tree-Biodiversity at NTPC-RSTPS  project from National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd.,Ramagundam.

5- Monitoring and Evaluation of Plantations and other works from Andhra Pradesh CompensatoryAfforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority(CAMPA).


Institute of Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding, Coimbatore

1- IFGTB has made MoU with Varsha Bioscience and Technology India limited for commercializing the HyAct product developed by the Institute.

2- IFGTB has made MoU with Tamilnadu State Forest Department for conducting Research to assess the performance of pelletized sandal seeds in nursery and field on comparative performance assessment of pelletized, non-pelletized and planted seedlings in the field.

3- IFGTB has made MoU with Karnataka State Forest Department for establishment of South zone germplasm bank of Melia dubia.

4- IFGTB has MoU with Indian Plywood Industries Research and Training Institute, Bengaluru for conducting collaborative research to the benefit of stakeholders of respective institute.


Rain Forest Research Institute, Jorhat

1- Preparation of Biodiversity Management Plan, Regional Wildlife, Plan and Carrying Capacity Study for North Eastern Coalfields.

2- The Foundation for Environment and Economic Development Services (FEEDS), Hengbung, Senapati District, Manipur

3- To engage various categories manpower.

4- G B Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development Almora, Uttarakhand

5- National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, NERC, Guwahati

6- 1. Biological Control of Invasive species with reference to Meghalaya Forest 2. Establishment of Biomass Equations for Important Tree species of Meghalaya Funding Agency: Climate Change, Research and Training Wing Forest & Environment Department, Shillong, Meghalaya

7- Monitoring & Evaluation of "activities" undertaken by the department of Environment & Forests, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh

8- Preparation of Biodiversity Management Plan, Regional Wild life Plan and carrying capacity Study for the Makum Coal Field in Assam”

9- Collaborative activities of research and extension between ICAR-NBSS&LUP and RFRI

10- Monitoring and Evaluation of CAMPA work in Arunachal Pradesh

11- Establishment of Van Vigyan Kendra (VVK) in Assam

12- Establishment of Van Vigyan Kendra (VVK) in Nagaland

13- Establishment of VVK in Arunachal Pradesh

14- Collaborative Research Project Under AICOPTAX

15- Establishment of VVK in Manipur


Institute of Wood Science & Technology, Bengaluru

1- Wood Polymer composite (WPC) technology transfer MoU.

2- IWST-NRDC MoA for Collaboration in the area of IP Protection and Technology Commercialization

3- Wood Polymer composite (WPC)

4- Bamboo Research

5- Wood Polymer composite (WPC)

6- Tree Transplanting VECV

7- E-protection of trees

8- 3D CAD Pyatha for training in Wood Working in CNC Mahcine

MoU’s in Pipeline

1. Maharastra Bamboo Development Board in the filed of bamboo utilization and bamboo propagation.

2. Forestry College Sirsi in the field of exchange of officials for enhancement of knowledge.

3. Global Academy of Technology , Bengaluru


Advanced Research Centre for bamboo and Rattan

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed with the Environment, Forest & Climate Change Department, Government of Mizoram for continuous functioning of Van Vigyan Kendra in Mizoram for another period of five years w.e.f. 2017-18 to promote and extend appropriate research among various stake holders by organizing trainings, demonstrations, field trials, establishment of nursery, etc.