Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Courses OfferedM.Sc
Established1906
CityDehradun, Uttarakhand
AddressDehradun, Uttarakhand, India

Established as Imperial Forest Research Institute in 1906, Forest Research Institute (FRI) Dehradun, is a premier institution under the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE). Styled in Greeko Roman Architecture by C.G. Blomfield, the main building is a National Heritage which was inaugurated in 1929.

FRI Dehradun is one of the oldest institutions of its kind and acclaimed the world over. The Institute’s history is virtually synonymous with the evolution and development of scientific forestry, not only in India, but over the entire sub-continent. Set in a lush green estate spread over 450 hactares, with the outer Himalaya forming its back drop, the institute’s main building is an impressive edifice, marrying Greco-Roman and Colonial styles of architecture, with a plinth area of 2.5 hactares. 

The Institute has a developed infrastructure of all equipped laboratories, library, herbarium, arboreta, printing press and experimental field areas for conducting forestry research, quite in keeping with the best of its kind anywhere in the world. It is 7 Kms from Clock Tower, on the Dehradun-Chakrata motorable road and is of the biggest forest based training institute in India. Most of the forest officers are a product of this institute. The F.R.I. with its majestic building also houses a Botanical Museum for the attraction of tourists.

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Contact Address of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun for 2021 Admissions, 2021 Results and other Information related Exam Dates 2021
Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
+91 135-2752678, 2755277
dfri@icfre.org, ppbhoj@icfre.org, registrar_fri@icfre.org
fri.icfre.gov.in
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Forest Research Institute, Dehradun
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