About SICC

In appreciation of R& D contributions based on research publication in SCORPUS database, University of Kerala was selected as one of performing university by Government of India and provided substantive research grant under PURSE Scheme by Department of Science & Technology during 2011-2016. Realising that scientific instruments with cutting-edge technology are vital for pursuing research in many areas of modern science and technology, University of Kerala under Plan funds constructed a two storied building to house the procured sophisticated equipments under one roof. The Sophisticated Instrumentation and Computation Centre (SICC) at Kariavattom campus is a new and exciting initiative with broad range of state of-the-art analytical instruments purchased under PURSE Scheme and various other sources. The centre represents one of the largest commitments for research in the history of the university and will carry forward decades of research into new realms of application and discovery.