GST research activities are carried out in the following research programmes:

  • Geological mapping and modelling.
  • Land use and environment studies.
  • Geochemical studies.
  • Sustainable use of earth resources.
  • Geohazards assessment and mitigation.
  • Seismological studies.
  • Geoinformation.
  • Basic research on various chemical and mineralogical investigations,
  • Mineral beneficiation.
  • Studies on sustainable use of non-metallic resources, aiming at promoting the use of these resources for poverty alleviation.
  • Making crucibles and cupels using locally available raw materials
  • Studies on coal resources.