The IRD caters the following activities to all the Departments of the University :
IRD Extension Cells
To effectively maintain close liaison with Industry, "Extension Cell" at Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore have been set up and personnel having wide Industrial and Corporate experience are appointed.
Offices at New Delhi and Pune will be setup shortly.
The Institute is a member of Confederation of India Industry (CII) and The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM).