• Hanumara welcomes Khorana & Bose Scholars

    Hanumara welcomes Khorana & Bose Scholars

    At Chicago event, Tata Center Program Manager says students “represent a new face and vision of a rapidly progressing India." More →

  • Pushing the limits of pump design

    Pushing the limits of pump design

    Tata Center team invents solar pump tailored to the needs of small-acreage farms in the Ganges River basin. Full story →

  • Kevin Kung wins Fulbright grant, Energy for Development Prize

    Kevin Kung wins Fulbright grant, Energy for Development Prize

    Tata Fellow isn't afraid to get his hands dirty in the quest to make clean energy from waste. News bulletin →

  • IIT Bombay students visit MIT

    IIT Bombay students visit MIT

    Photos: Students from our sister-center in Mumbai drink from the MIT firehose. Gallery →

  • Incubating entrepreneurs

    Incubating entrepreneurs

    Visiting scholar Raj Nair on why India is ready to support a boom in entrepreneurship - and can't afford not to. Read our interview →

+ Our focus areas

Agriculture

Improving food security and the livelihood of the agricultural workforce through technology, systems, and knowledge.

Energy

Addressing the developing world’s massive disparity in energy demand and availability, from sustainable energy production to isolated power grids.

Environment

Confronting India’s primary environmental challenges, including waste management, pollution control, and sanitation.

Health

Developing cost-effective health solutions that can support quality care for large numbers of people with limited resources.

Urbanization

Providing solutions for housing India’s growing urban population while emphasizing safety and affordability.

Water

Analyzing water issues and deploying technology to improve availability, delivery, and cleanliness of water throughout India and the developing world.