IIT Gandhinagar campus on the banks of river Sabarmati has developed state-of-the-art research facilities for its multidisciplinary research in the field of Engineering, Earth Science, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biological Sciences, Cognitive Science etc. The research facilities are mainly put together as per the functional activities of the labs such as the Wet Lab for performing experiments which require wet conditions, Powder Lab which handles powders. Similarly, other labs like Analytical Instrument Lab, Biological Engineering Lab, Fire Research Lab, Materials Characterization Labs and Cognitive Science Labs etc. are equipped with related sophisticated instruments for the specific type of research. In addition, there is a Central Instrument Facility (CIF) which house high-end characterization and analytical instrumentations such as 500 MHz NMR, LC-MS, XRD, AFM, SEM, DLS, CD, Fluorescence, IR & UV-visible spectroscopy, HPLC etc. The different research Labs and Central Instrument Facility provide a platform to explore a wide range of independent as well as interdisciplinary research in various areas.