Welcome!! Research @ Rit

Government of Kerala has started Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology (RIT) in 1991 with the intension of making it a center for post graduate and research studies. After 30 years of its existence, RIT has now become a sought after centre for doctoral studies. RIT is an AICTE approved centre for Ph. D under QIP (Quality Improvement Programme) and ADF (AICTE Doctoral Fellowship) schemes. The doctoral programmes at RIT are currently affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU). There are approved Ph. D guides in all the departments of RIT. Majority of the full time Ph. D scholars receive fellowships from various government schemes sponsored by KTU, Higher education, ADF etc.

This page Research@rit gives a glimpse of research activities that takes place at RIT as part of doctoral studies.


Be a centre of technological excellence for the betterment of society.


To impart professional education to students from all sectors of the society to mould them to be competent, committed, research oriented and socially responsible citizens capable of deploying technology for the goodwill of society.