3.0 IMPORTANT NOTES ON PROJECT FORMULATION
Please confine your project to specific
aspects of a problem which can be studied in depth in the scheduled period and are of interest/use to
the industry. To identify the specific aspects to be studied, you may consider proceeding along the
Having decided on a broad topic of research, review the National
and International status..
Identify the critical gap areas..
Identify institutions/experts, who can contribute effectively
to make good the identified gap areas.
From these gap areas which can be studied in depth in a scheduled
period and the findings on which can be applied/used for the bebefit of the industry. Identify
the institutions/experts who can contribute to the project.
The proposal need not be limited to one agency rather an attempt
should be made to pool the expertise available with various agencies for the identified areas.
Mission oriented multi agency, time targetted projects are preferred
to projects limited to laboratory investigations or findings of which cannot find ready application
for the bebefit of the industry. The whole idea is that after completion of the project, the findings
should bring tangible bebefits to the industry.
While writing the proposal, please ensure that
scientific and technical details are clearly spelt out. Avoid generalities.
Proposals with broad objectives, not achievable
in a limited or written without specific details are viewed unfavourly.