Department of Geophysics
Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra


Funding received in the department from government and non-government agencies

Sr. No.

Name of scheme

Funding agencies

Total Funds


Departmental development funds

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD); FIST scheme of DST, New Delhi; DST, Govt. of India

Rs. 811.16 lacs


International Projects

DST, Govt. of India and MOST, Taiwan

Rs. 52.344 lacs


National Research Projects

SERB (DST), Govt of India; Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi; DST, Govt of India; Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra

Rs. 151.8585lacs


Consultancy Projects

Tojo Vikas International Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi; Fugro Geotech. (India) Pvt Ltd; Mineral Exploration Corporation Limite (MECL); AlphaGeo (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Rs. 30.7239 lacs


Rs. 1,046.0864 lacs

Major Funds in the department 

  1. Department has been received a grant of Rs. 3.00 crore from Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) under RUSA2.0 scheme for the establishment of “Centre for Advance Research Earthquake Studies (CARES).
  2. Department has been sanctioned Rs. 2.55 crores under the FIST scheme of DST, New Delhi to strengthen its laboratories.
  3. The department has received a grant of Rs. 2.54 crores from DST, Govt. of India for establishing a National Facility in the field of low-temperature thermochornology.

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