Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

TIFR Mumbai is the main campus of TIFR - a National Centre of the Government of India, under the umbrella of the Department of Atomic Energy, as well as a deemed University awarding degrees for master's and doctoral programs. The Institute was founded in 1945 with support from the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust under the vision of Dr. Homi Bhabha. At TIFR Mumbai, we carry out basic research in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, and computer science.


Campus News


Pan-Institutional COVIDGyan Initiative

A multi-institutional, multi-lingual science communication initiative in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

An outcome of this initiative is the launch of the CovidGyan website: https://covid-gyan.in. It aims to provide reliable useful information and succinct summaries of the latest research, while filtering out misinformation

TIFR hosts flagship Mathematics conference
Eminent mathematicians from 10 countries present their work more

Exotic Nuclei Predicted
TIFR physicists predict exotic nuclei, using the advanced computational facility of Indian Lattice... more

Combating Climate Change
TIFR researchers develop “Black Gold” which, like artificial trees, use CO2, sunlight and water... more

TIFR Scientist Grabs Nature Mentorship Award
Prof. Vidita Vaidya's philosophy is to put "people over productivity". more

Bhatnagar Prize
Prof. Shankar Ghosh has been awarded the “Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar” prize for the year 2019 in Physical... more