National Laboratory and Research Institutions in India

The Tutors Academy posted a list of National Laboratory and research institutions in India is an important GK topic for UPSC Exams like NDA, CDS,and other Exams like AFCAT, Air force X & Y Groups, SSC. Every year in UPSC Exams like NDA and CDS and Bank exams at least one question is asked from National Laboratory and research institutions in India.


National Laboratory and research institutions in India will definitely help those who are preparing for competitive exams like NDA, CDS, AFCAT, UPSC, SSC, Railways, Postal, State level exams and all kinds of Bank exams.

National Laboratory and Research Institutions Name & Respective Cities:

S. No. Name City State
1 Central Building Research Institute (1947) Roorkee Uttrakhand
2 Central Drug Research Institute (1951) Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
3 Central Electro – Chemical Research Institute (1953) Karaikudi Tamilnadu
4 Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute (1953) Pilani Rajasthan
5 Central Food Technological Research Institute (1950) Mysore Karnataka
6 Central Fuel Research Institute Dhanbad Jharkhand
7 Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute (1950) Jadhavpur West Bangal
8 Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (1959) Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
9 Central Leather Research Institute (1948) Chennai Tamilnadu
10 Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (1958) Durgapur West Bangal
11 Central Mining Research Station Dhanbad Jharkhand
12 Central Road Research Institute (1952) New Delhi Delhi
13 Central Salt and Marine Chemical Research Institute (1959) Bhavnagar Gujrat
14 Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (1959) Chandigarh Chandigarh
15 Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (1935) Kolkata West Bangal
16 Indian Institute of Petroleum (1960) Dehradun Uttrakhand
17 Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (1965) Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
18 National Aeronautical Laboratory Bengaluru Karnataka
19 National Botanical Research Institute Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
20 National Chemical Laboratory (1950) Pune Maharashtra
21 National Environment Engineering Institute (1958) Nagpur Maharashtra
22 National Geophysical Research Institute (1961) Hyderabad Telangana
23 National Institute of Oceanography (1966) Dona Paula Goa
24 Bose Research Institute (1917) Kolkata West Bangal
25 National Metallurgical Laboratory (1946) Jamshedpur Jharkhand
26 National Physical Laboratory (1947) New Delhi Delhi
27 Structural Engineering Research Centre (1965) Chennai Tamilnadu
28 Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum (1962) Bangaluru Karnataka
29 High Altitude Research Laboratory Gulmarg Jammu & Kashmir
30 Indian Cancer Research Centre (1952) Mumbai Maharashtra
31 Seismic Research Centre Gaurividanur Karnataka
32 Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (1947) Kochi Kerela
33 Central Research Laboratory Chennai Tamilnadu
34 Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (1977) Hyderabad Telangana
35 Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (1942) New Delhi Delhi
36 Forest Research Institute (1906) Dehradun Uttrakhand
37 Indian Institute of Science (1909) Bangaluru Karnataka
38 National Sugar Institute (1936) Kanpur Uttar Pradesh
39 Indian Space Research Organisation (1969) Bangaluru Karnataka
40 Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany (1946) Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
41 All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health (1932) Kolkata West Bangal
42 All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1956) New Delhi Delhi
43 National Institute of Malaria Research (2005) Delhi Delhi
44 Institute of Ayurvedic Studies and Research Jamnagar Gujrat
45 National Institute of Communicable Diseases New Delhi Delhi
46 Central Research Institute (1905) Kasauli Himanchal Pradesh