To promote traditional wisdom and knowledge in the field of rural-technology using available human and natural resources.
To maintain environmental sustainability and conserve bio-diversity in rural areas.
To create appropriate and sustainable rural technology for the critical needs of rural occupational groups.
To provide coordination and support to science and technology by NGO's.
To establish networks with different centers of excellence, research institutes and PSUs engaged in the field of rural development in the areas.
Establishing synergy between experts at IIT Roorkee, NGOs and voluntary organizations who have identified need based, demand driven and local resources driven technology based direct interventions for the benefit of various rural occupational groups like farmers, artisans landless poor and traders.
Providing complete technical support through IIT Roorkee high-tech facilities for testing and quality control to the above mentioned programs.
Providing support and synergy to the S&T NGOs government agencies and interested industries in downsizing, strengthening and upgrading the existing technologies for their nucleation into new initiatives.
Identification of the need based and demands driven technologies' direct intervention through meetings, workshops with S&T NGOs, Faculty and students of IIT Roorkee and the field departments of the State Government.
Preparation of project proposal as concept note in consultation with participating NGO and the experts from IIT Roorkee.
Preparation of the final project proposal by the designate Principal Investigator, as per IIT Roorkee norms for Sponsored Research for sanction and funding.
Monitoring and assessment of the progress of the project by Project Assessment Committee.
Modified Bageshwari Wool Charkha
Mechanized Roller for Making Handcrafted Woolen Felt
Solar Energy Based Efficient Plant for Preparing Turpentine Oil
Cold Storage Powered by Pico Hydro Power
Development of a Gravity Based Ropeway
Training cum Workshop on Technologies undertaken for development by RuTAG, IIT Roorkee Centre held on Sept. 06, 2019
Workshop of RuTAG IIT Roorkee with NGO’s of Himachal Pradesh held on July 30, 2018 at Mandi, HP
PAC Meeting of RuTAG, IIT Roorkee held on July 23, 2018 at AHEC, IIT Roorkee
Meeting with NGO and RuTAG IIT Roorkee on June 04, 2018 at AHEC, IIT Roorkee
PAC Meeting of RuTAG, IIT Roorkee held on November 06, 2017 at AHEC, IIT Roorkee
Meeting of RuTAG IIT Roorkee held on Aug 10, 2017 at AHEC, IIT Roorkee
Meeting of RuTAG with Jansamarth, Tehri (Uttarakhand) held on May19-23, 2016 at AHEC IIT Roorkee regarding review of ongoing projects
Meeting with various NGOs, Academia and USDWB in association with NABARD held on May 04, 2016 at Dehradun, Uttarakhand
Meeting with Programme Advisory Committee (PAC) held on May 03, 2016 regarding the reviews of projects at AHEC IIT Roorkee
Meeting of RuTAG with Jansamarth, Tehri (Uttarakhand) held on April 29, 2016 at AHEC IIT Roorkee to review the ongoing projects
Workshop of the RuTAG Centre held on 30th June, 2015 at Solan, Himachal Pradesh
Workshop with NGOs held on June 11, 2014 at AHEC, IIT Roorkee
Workshop with NGOs held on October 25, 2013 at AHEC, IIT Roorkee