ACIRD is a NABL accredited laboratory in chemical and mechanical fields providing accurate, reliable, timely and quality testing & analytical services to the clients. ACIRD is recognized as a Scientific & Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India. The Centre is also recognized by Punjab Pollution Control Board.


The Centre also has occupational health & safety management system and is OHSAS 18001: 2007 certified.

The Centre is also recognized for conducting higher degree academic research including  Ph.D. programme by the following Institutes:


1. Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
2. Thapar University, Patiala
3. Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra
4. Forest Research Institute, Dehradun
5. Punjabi University, Patiala
6. DCRUST, Murthal
7. Chaudhary Devi Lal University, Sirsa
8. Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak