Collaborative Research
SAC has been dealing with Indian Universities and research institution in the form of research collaboration, sponsored research and academic program.

SAC has entered into agreement with a number of universities for collaborative joint research on topics like crop production forecasting, meteorology and oceanography, ionospheric studies etc. It also has collaborative joint programs with several user ministries, organisations, PSUs and other space agencies.

Collaborative programs are useful in many ways. Such collaborative programs help in jointly contributing to a project as per one's strengths. It greatly encourages exchange of scientific ideas, knowledge and information. Collaborative programs may be in the field of design of larger missions or for smaller limited objectives. The Collaborative programs could be with educational institutes for project oriented research work.

Through MOU with number of universities, SAC Scientists/Engineers participate as external guide for Ph. D/ M. Tech. program. In a few cases teaching support is also extended.