Scientists, technical officers, administrative and support staff form the work force of IIVR. The Scientific staff of the institute are recruited by Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB) at the national level. Other staff members are recruited at the institution level. The Institute has a total sanctioned strength of 63 scientific, 26 technical, 20 administrative and 16 supporting personnel. At present 44 scientists, 21 technical, 11 administrative and 16 support staff members are working in IIVR.