ABOUT NIRM

The National Institute of Rock Mechanics (NIRM), is an autonomous Research Institute under Ministry of Mines, Government of India. Set up in 1988 under Societies Act, 1860, NIRM has its Head Office (HO) at Bengaluru and Registered Office (RO) at Kolar Gold Fields in Karnataka.

The Institute deals with field and laboratory investigations, basic and applied research, and solving complex problems in almost entire spectrum of Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering related to Mining and Civil Engineering activites.

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Head Office

National Institute of Rock Mechanics
Eshwar Nagar, Outer Ring Road,
Banashankari 2nd Stage
Bengaluru - 560 070 Karnataka, India

   +91-80–26934402 / +91-80–26934414

   +91-80-26934401

   dto@nirm.in

Registered Office

National Institute of Rock Mechanics
Champion Reefs
Kolar Gold Fields- 563 117
Karnataka, INDIA

   +91-8153-275000

   +91-8153-275002

   nirm@nirm.in

Activities & Initiatives

   Director: Dr. V. Venkateswarlu
   +91-80-26934400 / + 91-9448375514

   Project Monitoring Cell
   +91-80-26934412 / + 91-9611785711

   Controller of Adminstration: Dr. Sandeep Nelliat
   +91-80-26934403 / +91-9481826252