APJ ERIC comprises of an expert ethics committee who reviews research proposals. The proposals are submitted via the submission portal. Decisions on support for proposal submissions are made by the APJ ERIC Review Committee. A formal notification regarding the status of your application is sent once a decision is reached. It is also important to know that the support will only be extended upon the execution of a proposal agreement.


Institutional Ethics Committee of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Education, Research and Incubation Center (IEC) is responsible for the ethical review of all applications submitted by investigators. Through its diverse significant composition and the inclusion of members with a variety of backgrounds, the IEC ensures, to the extent possible, the international consistency and completeness in ethical approval.

Significance - All the research in human subjects is now guided by the principles laid down by the scientific bodies and regulators at National and International levels, it is essential to follow Good Clinical Practices (GCP) adopted internationally. All these principles are put into practice through formulation of an Institutional Ethics Committee.

IEC of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Education, Research and Incubation Center works based on the following Indian Guidelines:


Our Institutional Ethics Committee is recognized by Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) under the Directorate General Health Services, GOI.
The Central Licensing Authority has registered Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Education, Research an incubation Center and Superspeciality Dental Clinic to perform duties of ethics committee as specified in the New Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules, 2019. Registration No. ECR/1814/Inst/MH/2023

Notice/Curriculum of IEC