To be a center of excellence in research and innovation and knowledge dissemination to support the realization of the University’s mission and vision.
To promote excellence in research and Innovation through active engagement with key stakeholders with the aim of developing well rounded researchers to impact the social, political and economic world.
- To Fund research projects through the Vice Chancellor's grant annually.
- To facilitate information sharing/ research dissemination fora annually.
- To facilitate Research and Innovation capacity building activities annually.
- To Attract, engage and retain strategic Research partners.
- To Promote and increase publications in refereed journals
- To attract research grants and raise research revenue annually