Coal Ministry Invites Proposals for R&D in Coal Sector

May 13: The Ministry of Coal invites research proposals from Academic Institutions and Research Organizations. Thrust Areas for Research & Development in the coal sector include the following: –

Advanced technology/methodology for improvement of production & productivity from underground mining and open cast Mining,

Improvement of safety, health and environment

Waste to wealth

Alternative use of coal and clean coal technologies

Coal beneficiation and utilization


Innovation and indigenization (Under the Make-in-India concept)

The guidelines, format and online submission facility are available at the website: and the last date for submission of the proposal are 15th July 2023.

For any further information/clarification can contact US(CCT), Ministry of Coal on email: hitlar.singh85[at]nic[dot]in or GM(S&T), CMPDI(HQ),

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