Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER) was established during 2002-2003. This University with institutions over 3 decades of existence under its ambit has emerged as one of the largest privately funded Universities in the country, including the faculties of Science and Humanity, Engineering and Technology and Medical and Health Sciences. The Research activities of the University were accelerated from the year 2003 onwards. Extensive research facilities were created to promote innovative research. The students and faculty members are encouraged to innovate through quality research in emerging areas. Each department has its own laboratories and experimental facilities, equipped to handle high-end research. The Research activities in the University include Academic research and funded research projects in the Faculties of Engineering & Technology, Medical & Health Sciences and Science & Humanities
Scholars seeking to pursue a doctorate degree will find a variety of specializations To choose from and qualified researchers to guide them. Seven hundred and ninety four Research scholars are currently pursuing their Ph.D. programs at the University in the Faculties of Engineering & Technology, Science & Humanities and Medical & Health Sciences.
The University has set up research facilities spread across the departments that provide a dedicated area with guides, infrastructure and well aligned processes to help the students conduct experiments and discover the right direction
This includes state of the art Centers of Excellence which are extremely high end research facilities that contain high cost equipment that provide the latest in technology to our budding researchers. Access to the Centers of Excellence is open to all the students who wish to make use of their facilities.