National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management [NIASM] was established in 2009 and is located at Baramati. The institute comes under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). The institute aims at exploring the avenues for management of abiotic stresses affecting the very sustainability of national food production systems. National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management strives to enhance capacity of scientists and policy makers by imparting knowledge and by providing the state-of-art facilities for multidisciplinary and multi-commodity research. It is a Global Centre of Excellence and provides quality education through an excellently developed curriculum.
Facts and Figures ofNational Institute of Abiotic Stress Management [NIASM]-
Year of Establishment
Director of the Institute
Dr PS Minhas
Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Institutes Under National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management [NIASM]
How to Reach
10.8 Kms away from Baramati Railway Station
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Collaborations- The institute has collaborations with research institutes like Central Sugarcane Research Station, Padegaon, Satara, Vidya Pratishthan’s School of Biotechnology, Privi Life Science Pvt. Ltd, NBPGR, New Delhi and Project Directorate on Cattle
Research Projects- The institute has undertaken basic and strategic research projects on management of abiotic stresses of crop plants, animals, fishes and microorganisms through genetic, biotechnological and nano-technological tools and through conservation agriculture methods for enhanced and sustainable productivity, food/ feed quality and farm profitability through inter-disciplinary and inter-institutional approaches
Expert Faculty- The faculty at the institute are professionals who have great expertise in their fields of study from multiple years of experience