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தம்மின்தம் மக்கள் அறிவுடைமை மாநிலத்து
மன்னுயிர்க் கெல்லாம் இனிது.
All living creatures on this earth feel prouder
when their children are smarter than themselves.

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Centre for Technology Development and Transfer (CTDT) was established during the year 2005 to encourage Research and Technology Transfer in Our University. CTDT takes initiative to help the User Agencies and the Industries in identifying possible areas of collaboration in Research activities. CTDT is responsible to interact with the Stakeholders External and Internal to be a single window for partnership with Industries and R & D establishment, for Research, Consultancies and Training programs of the University. CTDT provides vision for Students and Faculty members in R & D Activities, Consultancy and Sponsored Research Projects.CTDT supports Faculty members in Faculty Exchange from University and Industry to gain Industrial Experience and to work on specific Projects in Industry.

The Centre is responsible to interact with stake holders, both external and internal, and be a single window for partnership with industries and R&D establishments for research, consultancy and training programmes of the University


"To make Anna University an institution of exccellence to serve the needs of the society through Research, Technology Development and Transfer"


"To transform the research output into Technology and its utilization for Public benefit"

CTDT is entrusted with the responsibility of promoting technology development through funded projects, consultancy, testing and training and with a role of protecting the developed technologies/products/ research frndings. CTDT also has the responsibility of commercializing developed technologies fhrough business incubation and entrepreneurship development. The responsibilities of CTDT are highlighted in the functional structure given below.