About RT


Research & Training Division (RT) is a nodal division for two major Central Sector Plan schemes namely "Grants-in-Aid to Forestry & Wildlife Sector" & "Capacity Building in Forestry Sector". This division looks after the administrative, financial and other matters of five research & training institutions viz. Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy (IGNFA), Dehradun, Indian Plywood Research and Training Institute (IPIRTI) - Bangalore, Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM)- Bhopal, Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education (ICFRE) - Dehradun and Directorate Forest Education (DFE) - Dehradun.

The scheme "Capacity Building in Forestry Sector" includes training of members of Indian Forest Service, State Forest Service, Range officers. Awareness program through short term training/workshops/study tours for personnel of various departments such as police, revenue, custom, agriculture, etc. are also one of the component of the capacity building scheme. Training of Other stake holders like Panchayat Members, elected representatives, teachers, social activist, NGOs, and Media personnel is also arranged by the various institutions under the capacity building scheme.

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 In-service Training (IFS)

 Administrative Set-up