About Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy (SPORIC)

The office of Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy (SpoRIC) supports the faculty, students and administration in all aspects of their work associated with sponsored research, consultancy and training. VIT is equipped with latest laboratory facilities and tools that facilitate the students and faculty in research work.

VIT is committed to provide excellence in fundamental, applied research as well as development of innovative technologies for the future. Within a short span of time, it has executed many major R&D projects and consultancy services to Government agencies, public and private sector industries and international institutions. VIT’s research strength lies in the strength of Faculty, Research Scholars and Students in addition to extensive modern facilities and collaboration with leading academic and research organizations within and outside the country.

The Office of SpoRIC serves as the coordinating office for externally funded research and Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy services at VIT. The goal of the SpoRIC is to assist faculty and professional research staff in their efforts to secure and ensure proper stewardship of external funding. It will provide Information regarding funding agency, forms, and thrust areas. It will also review and provide necessary guidance to improve the proposal in line with the requirements of funding agency/industries.


To support the institute to become a globally recognized research hub by fostering sponsored research programs.


  • Promote in-house product development and commercialization activities.
  • Provide assistance to secure and ensure stewardship of external and internal funding.
  • Enhance international and industry-sponsored projects.
  • Maintain sponsored project data for the institute.


Dr. Sivakumar R

Professor and

E-mail – deancc.sponresearch@vit.ac.in Phone – 044 3993 1196

Dr. Lenin N C

Professor and
Associate Dean,Grant and Innovation

Dr. Sakthivel G

Professor and
Associate Dean,Corporate Interaction

Dr. Abdul Quadir Md

Associate Professor and SPORIC Coordinator

Email: abdulquadir.md@vit.ac.in Intercom : 044-3993 1086

Dr. Angalaeswari S

Assistant Professor and SPORIC Coordinator

Email id : angalaeswari.s@vit.ac.in Intercom : 1504

Dr. Jeyanthi S

Professor and NABL,Quality Manager

Email id : jeyanthi.subramanian@vit.ac.in