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Welcome to RuTAG

Rural Technology Action Group (RuTAG) at Indian Institute of Technology- Madras is a synergizing platform for Science and Technology (S&T) interventions, established in 2004 by the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, it has functioned as a mechanism to provide high demand-driven science and technology interventions for rural areas through IITs and other technical institutions. We welcome visitors to take a look at our projects, collaborate with us and make your contribution towards improving lives in rural areas with use of S&T


Recent Updates

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched vending cart developed by RuTAG IITM

Pathamadai Mat gifted to the Hon. minister...

In collaboration with TNRTP conducted a Need Identification Workshop at Hasanur, Erode

Need identification workshop conducted at Tirupati in collaboration with Glovil Foundation....

Our Innovations

Electronic Jacquard Handloom​

Three wheel Vending Cart​

Small Scale Paddy Thresher​

Mango Seed Decorticator

Groundnut Pod Separator​

Smart Street Lighting

Our creative team

Rural Technology Action Group

Rural Technology Action Group – Tamilnadu,
2nd floor, Centre for Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research,
Indian Institute of Technology – Madras,
Chennai- 600036.