COVID19 UPDATE: Please be advised that all ACRC/MGEF orientation / ACoMaS and hands-on Training and vivarium Tours listed below are being suspended till further Notice.




Before obtaining valid ID access to any on campus animal facility,

users need to follow the different ACRC related orientation, vaccination and tutorial procedures as outlined in this <flowchart>:

1) To sign up for the next ACRC Animal Facility Orientation (3h-3h30 course): please fill out this form: Animal Facility Orientation Sign Up


2) Please then also immediately sign-up for your LIVE Vivarium Tour usually sheduled 2-3 days after the ACRC orientation- (The LIVE vivarium tour is also to be taken on yearly basis as a refresher course on ACRC basic SOPs.) - Please note that space for the tour is limited to maximum 6 people at a time-

Users who need to sign up for the next scheduled Live V2-Mouse SPF2  tour (2 hour Tour) should do so via the link: < Live Vivarium V2/ Refresher Tour > 

Users who need to sign up for the V1, V1-refresher , V4, dedicated SPF1 or ABSL2 tours should do so by contacting <acrchelp@ncbs.res.in> to schedule a tour date directly with the staff.


3) Once you have followed the AF orientation and done your Vivarium Tour, you can then sign up for the next ACoMaS tutorial (1h30 course) by filling out this form:

ACoMaS Tutorial Sign Up

You should receive an automatic Orientation/Tutorial sign up confirmation email after having signed up.

Please contact acrchelp[at]ncbs.res.in if you do not receive the confirmation email. Thank You.


4) ALL powerpoint presentations given during these different USER Orientation and Tutorial Sessions can be found on the INTRANET ACRC webpage AND on the ACoMaS "Other Links" menu.