☰       Show/Hide Menu

☰       Department Menu

Ireland India Institute

Our Research

The Ireland India Institute supports research collaboration and faculty exchange as well as providing seed funding for developing proposals for international funding with Indian partners through its dedicated Ireland India Institute Research Fund. The Ireland India Institute Scholarships support talented and ambitious Indian students and young researchers with a record of academic excellence to continue their studies at Dublin City University.

DCU is currently involved in a number of collaborative research projects funded from a variety of sources including the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India; the Indian Centre for Cultural Relations, the DCU Ireland India Institute Research Fund and the European Framework 7. Collaborative research between DCU and India span all academic areas, from Photonics to Politics. 

A sample of some current collaborative projects can be found here

Research Themes

Building on DCU’s international reputation for research intensity, enterprise and innovation, key research themes of the Ireland India Institute include: 

  • Enterprise and Innovation
  • Health
  • Big Data and Cloud Computing
  • Green Technologies
  • Conflict Resolution and Politics
  • Contemporary Culture and Languages

Research activities are underpinned by the belief that the translation of knowledge into action can lead to tangible societal and economic benefits in both States.