The Research and Development (R&D) activities in Integral University are aimed at interdisciplinary understanding of complex problems related to health and environment. The primary objective of R&D has been the creation and transfer of new technologies for improvement of society at large. The major thrust areas of the research pursuits are the areas of renewable energy and sustainable development, artificial neural networks, genetic engineering, cancer biology, nano-biotechnology, molecular cell biology, molecular immunology, molecular toxicology, bioinformatics, plant biotechnology, pharmaceutical sciences and engineering disciplines. The researchers at the university have undertaken number of well-funded projects from national and international funding agencies such as Department of Biotechnology, Department of Science and Technology (FIST program), INSPIRE, Science and Engineering Research Board, DRDO, Council of Science and Technology, Uttar Pradesh and Ministry of Ayush (Govt of India). Further, a number of international collaborative research projects are going on in the university viz; Indo-Russian, Indo-Dutch and DAAD–RISE grants. In addition, several research MoUs have been signed with industry and National Research Organizations and National/International universities for promotion and interdisciplinary approach to research. The University is also recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science & Technology (Govt. of India).