Welcome to FRI (Deemed to be University), Dehradun

Forest Research Institute (FRI), Dehra Dun made a humble beginning as Forest School established in 1878. Initially named as Imperial Forest Research Institute, FRI came into being in 1906. Later renamed as Forest Research Institute and Colleges, with a number of centres located at different places all over the country. Forest Research Institute, was conferred the status of Deemed to be University in December 1991 on the recommendations of the UGC, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.

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It gives me immense pleasure in welcoming you all to Forest Research Institute (Deemed) University. The Forest Research Institute (FRI), founded in 1906, is a premier institute in the field of forestry research, education .. .

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Innovation is introduction of new ideas, products, services and practices which are intended to be useful. The main driver for innovation is courage and energy. Innovation is recognized when it is commercially available. Forest Research Institute (Deemed) University is conducting four professional courses ...

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