Research and Consultancy Committee

Research and Consultancy Committee

The Research & Consultancy Committee is responsible to ensure the implementation of the policy related to research. The members of Research & Consultancy Committee (RCC) include:

  • The chairperson of the RCC. The Chairperson can be the Dean of the College or Deputy Dean of Academic Affairs or the Head of Research & Graduate Studies.
  • Heads of Academic Departments.
  • At least 4 active researchers from different academic departments, nominated by their Head of Department. (There shall be no more than two researchers from each department)
  • Representative from the Quality Assurance Office

The Research & Consultancy Committee is responsible for: 

  • Standardizing the research process.
  • Reviewing the budget estimate for research.
  • Promoting collaboration and interdisciplinary research.
  • Advising the dean on the implementation of policies pertaining to the allocation of internal funds for research.
  • Publishing the research report of the College.
  • Advising the dean on matters concerning research ethics.
  • Developing policies for research & Consultancy for the College.
  • Evaluating quality and standards of research within the College.
  • Assisting in the development and monitoring of Postgraduate Research.
  • Arranging oral examinations for Postgraduate theses.

Key Performance Indicators

  • The number of internal funded projects per year.
  • The number and value of externally funded research projects per year.
  • The number of grant applications.
  • The number of students participating in research projects.
  • The number of staff participating in conferences and seminars.
  • The percentage of active research staff.
  • The number of awards received by students participated in local, regional and international competitions.
  • The number of research activities and events organized by the college.
  • Positive financial returns from research and consultancy activities.