CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology

NeW IPR-2024

One Week National e-Workshop on Innovation & Intellectual Property Rights

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IPR Awareness for Maximum Reach

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CSIR-IMMT: InTEC Introduces a NeW Initiative


Mentoring Academic Interventions for Technological Research & Innovation

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Welcome To InTEC

Build Innovative Entrepreneurships

We help in contributing to generate earnings through innovative entrepreneurships.

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CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology

Innovating Technology for a Greener Planet

A world-class centre of "Knowledge & Innovation" for sustainable development of meneral & material resources.

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Best Infrastructure

Best in class infrastructure facility with auditorium, meeting hall, conference rooms etc. with various sitting capacities

24X7 Network Facility

24X7 high speed internet facility with hosting, server space and high performance computing support

Expert Solution/Support

Mentoring | Capacity building | IPR Facilitation | Networking other CSIR Labs for technology sourcing | Office & work space

About InTEC

CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology (IMMT), Bhubaneswar is a premier establishment of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research under the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research , Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. New Delhi. It carries out R&D activities for the sustainable & optimal utilization of natural resources with special emphasis on mineral processing, material resources engineering, process metallurgy, advanced materials process development and environment sustainability. It has excellent infra structure and human resources to facilitate and mentor budding entrepreneurs/start ups. With this background, a CSIR-IMMT initiative, Innovative Technology Enabling Centre (InTEC) has been established for translation of Innovative Technologies into successful business ventures through intervention of science & technology.

Considering the emergent need of the country to build scientific innovative ecosystem, CSIR-IMMT invites expression of interest from start-ups and entrepreneurs for innovative and rapid technological solutions and incubation services in its Innovative Technology Enabling Centre (InTEC). InTEC offers an omnibus support (i) Lab facilities, (ii) overhead operational charges-internet, library, water, electricity, security and (iii) mentoring support, for incubation facilities through Startups in the field of Minerals, Materials, Metals & allied sectors . The Incubation also offers resident and virtual support besides offering the use of various institutional facilities and instrument access at discounted rates. The parties interested to set up Startups are requested to submit their proposal to

  • InTEC as an Incubation – cum-innovation hub would create support ecosystem for nurturing young entrepreneurs in molding Start-Ups.
  • Facilitate in providing incubation support and specialized knowledge and technology framework for translating innovative developments in the space of minerals , materials and other technologies for sustainable utilization of natural resources.
  • Provide conducive environment for scientists to work with external partners for product developments and their commercial exploitation.


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CSIR-IMMT has a wide variety of expertise in diverse areas. We provide expert mentoring support to startup's/incubatees


Advanced Materials Technology.

The scope of the AMT Dept includes development of suitable processes for production of industrial and strategic materials using plasma technology


Central Characterization.

The Department (Central Characterization) coordinates the utilization of sophisticated instruments for rendering analytical and testing services.


Hydro & Electrometallurgy.

The department is engaged in developing environmental and eco-friendly technologies to exploit various primary and secondary resources employing hydro


Materials Chemistry.

The mission of this department is to perform high quality basic and technology oriented research in the frontier areas of colloids and functional materials.


Mineral Processing.

The mineral beneficiation activities at IMMT, Bhubaneswar have been a part of the Minerals and Metals division since the inception of the laboratory in 1964.


Environmental & Sustainability.

The Department is engaged in monitoring and abatement of environmental pollution in industries, mines, urban and rural centers due to natural and anthropogenic


Process Modelling & Instrumentation

The scope of Process Modeling & Instrumentation department is to provide support to various projects for process instrumentation, measurement, data acquisition


Design & Project Engineering.

The department developes technologies and associated products for rural industrialization and to improve quality of life in rural sector. Several lowcost technologies

Management Committee (MC-InTEC)
  • Director (Chairman)
  • Head/CEO (InTEC)
  • Head (PME)
  • Heads of R&D Departments-(MPD, AMT, HEM, MCD, E&S, PMI, D&PE)
  • Head, ESD
  • F&AO
  • COA
  • Convener/Manager (InTEC)
Technical & Business Advisory Committee (TBAC- InTEC)
  • Head, BD/CEO- InTEC
  • Head of Planning or Representative
  • 2-3 Scientists representing various Activity areas as required
  • Two Industry Representatives (M/s Innocule, M/s LNIndTech) - Invitee
  • Director or Representative of Startup Odisha - Invitee
  • Director or Representative of MSME-DI, Cuttack - Invitee
  • Convener (Dr S. M. Mustakim)