Journey so far...

2021

ASPIRE today

As of today, we have 11 clients onboard, namely Bharat Forge, Tata Advanced Systems Ltd. (earlier Tata Power SED), Nanosniff Technologies, Applied Materials, Ubisoft, Viacom18, Murata, NCIIPC, Ideaforge, Atomberg technologies, igrenEnergi. We have 5 Associates in our Research Park, namely, MNST (Multi Nano Sense Technologies), Amar Chemistry Pvt. Ltd., Google, Virenxia, and Ceremorphic. With every new day, ASPIRE has been reaching out to startups and industries to establish R&D links and nurture collaborations in scientific domains that include, but are not limited to Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Robotics, Semiconductors, Biotechnology, Cyber Security, Virtual Reality, and the list goes on.

June, 2021

Celebrated 5 years of connecting industry & academia

2020

Launched the Associate Model for virtual mode of collaboration

2018

Bhoomi Pujan


The foundation stone for the Research Park building at IIT Bombay was laid on 10th October 2018. The much-awaited building is now in its final stage of construction and shall begin operations by early 2022.

2017

Client onboarding

It was the beginning of enriching interactions with companies working in divergent sectors in the field of science and technology.

2016

Incorporation of IIT Bombay Research Park Foundation

The IIT Bombay Research Park Foundation (IITBRPF) was incorporated on 28th June 2016. It was registered as a non-profit entity established by IIT Bombay under an initiative by the Ministry of Education (formerly the Ministry of Human Resource Development), Govt. of India.

2015

Launched logo of ‘ASPIRE’ & ‘Applied Materials’ joins IITB Research Park as an Anchor Client


The IIT Bombay Research Park Foundation logo, ASPIRE, was launched on 22nd October 2015. On the same day, Applied Materials joined hands with IIT Bombay Research Park, to become its first anchor client. This marked a significant step to a strengthening partnership and the beginning of many more industry-academia collaborations with the sole intent of growth in research and development.