Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council – BIRAC Admission

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BIRAC Admission 2016

  • BIPP – Biotechnology Industry Partnership Progeamme
  • SBIRI – Small business Innovation Research Initiative

Small business Innovation Research Initiative ( SBIRI )

Supports discovery, proof – of – concept and early stage innovations in companies for development of biotechnological products and processes with high societal relevance

  • Create opportunities for starting new technology based or knowledge based business by science entrepreneurs
  • Strengthen and encourage smaller business to increase their R&D Capabilities and capacity.

Biotechnology Industry Partnership Progeamme ( BIPP )

An Advanced technology Scheme for high risk, transformational technology / process development from proof – of – concept to validation leading to high value product commercialization

  • Support new and futuristic technology development with major social bearing but uncertain market driven demand
  • Support start-ups, SMEs and other Biotech companies on cost sharing basis.

BIRAC How to Apply 2016 :

  • Proposals for both the schemes are required to be submitted online only.
  • For Scheme details and submission of proposal, please log on to BIRAC website

BIRAC Important Dates 2016 :

  • Last Date for Submission of Proposals 31st July, 2016

For any queries, please contact :

Head-Investment, BIRAC
Email :

Contact Details :

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC)
1st Floor ,MTNL Building ,9 ,
CGO Complex, Lodhi Road,
New Delhi-110003
Telephone No : + 91-11-24389600
Fax No : + 91-11-24389611
E-mail :
Website :

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BIRAC CRS 2015 Eligibility

Indian Company ( ies ), registered under the Indian Companies Act 1956 which least 51% Indian shareholding and having DSIR* recognized in – house R&D Unit.
Public / Private Universities and Research Institutions having a well – established support system for basic and / or applied research with registration / recognition from a statutory body are eligible.
Academic has to the Primary Applicant with one or more partners of which at least One is an Industry. The proposers if so required can opt for additional partners from Industry and / pr academia.

How to Apply for BIRAC 2015 CRS

Proposal under CRS are required to be submitted Online only. For submission of proposals, Institutions need to register with BIRAC through “Institution User Registration”. Additional information on user registration, and proposal submission is available at BIRAC website at :

Important Dates for BIRAC CRS 2015

  • Proposal Submission Starts On : 1st February, 2015.
  • Proposal Submission Closes On : 17th March, 2015.


BIRAC UIC 2015 Eligibility

Applicants who have completed their Masters and PhD on and after 1st January, 2014 for post masters and post doctoral fellowship respectively.
Proposal under UIC scheme has to be submitted Online only.

Important Dates for BIRAC UIC 2015

  • Proposal Submission Starts On : 1st February, 2015.
  • Proposal Submission Closes ( Midnight of ) : 28th February, 2015.


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