Quinquennial Review Team (QRT): This team appointed by the Council reviews the functioning of the institute once in five years period. The report of the team is to be submitted within six months after the completion of the review. This is submitted by the team to the Council which is presented before the Governing Body of ICAR. This review provides a mechanism of transparency and accountability of the Institute to the Governing Body (GB). Recommendations by the GB are taken care of by the institute through Action Taken Report (ATR) which is reviewed during each Research Advisory Committee meeting (RAC).