Wadia Institute is a well known Institute for learning Himalayan Geology. This Institute is regarded as a National Laboratory of international status with great facilities. Functioning as an independent body, this recognized institute is named after its founder Sri D. N. Wadia, who was renowned in the sphere of geological research. In addition to providing aid to the students, this institute also regulates many research stations in the secluded Himalyan regions. There are twenty thousand books available in the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology that also includes monographs and journals.
One of the most important features of this Institute is its museum; it helps in instructing the common masses and the research scholars with the aid of charts, samples, models and maps and the films related to the field of geology. With the availability of latest equipments and scientific methods this Institute has attained a revered status in the country for studies related to Himalayan Geology.