Directorate of Rice Research (DRR), Rajendranagar, Hyderabad formerly All India Coordinated Rice Improvement Project (AICRIP), was established by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) in 1965. The Directorate continues its multi-location All India Coordinated Rice Improvement Programme (AICRIP) with active partnership of 47 funded cooperating centers affiliated to State Agricultural Universities (SAUs), State Department of Agriculture and other Research Institutes of ICAR. The mission of the institute is developing technologies to enhance rice productivity, resource and input use efficiency and profitability of rice cultivation without adversely affecting the environment.
Crop Improvement Division
Crop Production Division
Crop Protection Division
Transfer of Technology Division
Variability and Association Studies for Yield Components and Quality Parameters in Rice Genotypes
Genetic Variability, Correlation and Path Analysis for quantitative characters in Rainfed Upland Rice of Uttarakhand Hills
Study on Grain and Water Productivity of Rice-Zero-Till Maize Cropping System
The institute has 02 well furnished seminar halls with projector and audio visual facilities.
The college has spacious and air conditioned classrooms equipped with all the modern teaching aids.
All the labs are well equipped with latest tools and techniques.
The library has a collection of 4500 books and 5300 bound volumes of journals. It subscribes to 17 international and 100 national journals. It provide online access to several e-books and e-journals.
Dr. B. Sailaja awarded with ‘G. S. Sirohi Best Paper Award 2013’
Dr. Shaik N. Meera awarded with ‘Agriculture Leadership Summit Award 2013’
Dr. B. Sailaja awarded with ‘India Geospatial Excellence Award in Agriculture 2012’
Dr. N Shobha Rani awarded with ‘4th MS Swaminathan Award 2012’