Pm to inaugurate Tata Institue at Hyderabad
Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh will inaugurate the prestigious 209-acre campus of Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) on October 19 at Gachibowli, Hyderabad.
The new campus, coming up in two phases in an exclusive area on the Hyderabad Central University (HCU) campus, has a projected investment of Rs 2,500 crore spread over a decade. The Hyderabad campus will accommodate 200 permanent faculty, 1000 students and 300 post-doctoral researchers.
The TIFR works in areas of basic sciences encompassing most fields in biology, chemistry, theoretical computer science, mathematics and physics.