General Info
General Info

The Tata Institute of Fundamental Research is an autonomous Institute under the umbrella of the Department of Atomic Energy of the Government of India. We do basic research in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics and computer science.

Our main campus is in Colaba, Mumbai, and we also have Centres in other locations:

We also have research facilities at various other places in India.

How to Reach TIFR Colaba

The TIFR campus is situated by the seashore at the south end of Mumbai in an area called Navy Nagar, in Colaba.

To get to TIFR you ask the taxi to take you to "Navy Nagar bus terminus" via Cuffe Parade. Once you get there, someone should be able to guide you to TIFR. The bus terminus is on Homi Bhabha Road, at the end of which TIFR is located.

Arrival by Air: Airport Terminals We suggest you take a pre-paid taxi from the Mumbai airport to TIFR, you will have to say "Navy Nagar" at the pre-paid taxi counter. You can also call Meru/Mega cabs as you exit the airport from certain designated telephones.

The taxi fares would vary from Rs. 300-400 depending on ac/non-ac and regular cab or Meru type of cabs. Night charge for yellow taxi is 25% extra, (i.e. if the fare is Rs.10 on the taxi meter, the day charge is Indian Rupees.149 and night charge is Indian Rupees.186.50)