Responsibilities

The ORIC seeks to enhance the environment for all researchers and scholars by:

  • Supporting the university's strategic research directions and policies
  • Increasing and diversifying external research funding
  • Assure that the quality of research reflects the highest international standards
  • Improving integration of research and education at all levels of the university
  • Improving translation of research into the public benefit
  • Establishing and Strengthening University-Industry linkages
  • Inculcating and promoting entrepreneurship, technology-transfer and commercialization activities among researchers and scholars, to energize and support the local and national economy
  • Promoting and enhancing cross-cutting and multi-disciplinary research initiatives
  • Ensure that all research programs and policies reflect the core values of academic freedom, professional integrity and ethical conduct
  • Coordinate with Int'l & National Donors for Research Collaboration
  • Administer databases for research and development, which is essential for the management of the university, to undertake related analysis and decisions
  • Dissemination of research related information and funding opportunities
  • Support commercialization and licensing of university research products
  • Publication of the Sindh Madressatul Islam University research journals for education, media studies and social sciences
  • Arrange Training and Development programs