Terms & Conditions

  • Fill all the details in sign up form and then proceed with the slot booking (except Sundays/Holidays/Third Saturday of every month). 
  • Only after completion of booked slot the user will be allowed to book another slot for the particular instrument. However the user is free to book slot for other instrument.
  • Every registered user has to make a note of his/her registration id which should be produced for all future references.
  • Confirmation for your slot bookings would be given 2 days prior to the slot date. 
  • Payment must be made before submitting the sample.
  • In case of cancellation of the slot, the user needs to inform CIF three hours prior to the allotted slot time or on the previous day for the first slot in the morning to Innovation Centre office via telephone(0820 -2925055/9686695437) or email (cif.innovation@mani pal.edu.).
  • Failure to inform CIF of the slot cancellation or not turning up for allotted slot without informing CIF will attract a penalty, where the user will be blocked from booking any additional slot for a period of one month.
  • Requisition form has to be obtained from the office of Innovation Centre, MIT Manipal before making the payment. 
  • The Payment has to be made at the Student Finance, MIT Manipal and receipt has to be submitted in the IC office before the collecting the result of the analysis.
  • The payment can be done through online. Online details will be communicated via email.
  • The analytical data/spectra are provided only for research/ development purposes. These cannot be used as certificates in legal disputes.  
  • Submitted / confirmed slot date shall be changed or cancelled due to unavoidable circumstances such as breakdown/maintenance of the instruments or technician unavailability.
  • If inconvenience is experienced in visiting Innovation Centre, samples and payment should be  sent preferably in the same cover to the below mentioned address  and service charges are payable in advance by DD in favor of “Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal. Only Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) payment can be done through DD/Cheque (preferably cheque) in the favor of “MUTBI”. Before sending the samples it is compulsory to book the slot through online (cif.manipal.edu)
    Central Instrumentation Facility
    Innovation Centre
    Academic Block – 4
    Innovation Centre
    MIT, Manipal – 576104
    Phone NO: 0820 - 2925055 
  • Separate samples should be sent for different analysis. 
  • Samples will not retained unless a special request is made. 
  •  Radio-active material, unstable, explosive compounds are not accepted for analysis.
  • To get the results of SEM, AFM and UV- VIS- NIR he/she should bring his/her own unused CD. Pendrives or any other such Hard Disks will not be permitted.
  • You are requested to report the Innovation Centre within the stipulated time.