Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC)

Introduction

Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC)

Higher Education Commission (HEC) intentions to progress and stand an energetic and internationally reasonable research sector in Pakistan that makes a leading influence to economic prosperity, national wellbeing and the development and dissemination of knowledge. Promotion of Research is one of the fundamental premeditated aims of Higher Education Commission (HEC). Through the program and initiatives launched by HEC for strengthening research and the process of knowledge creation, the quality and research output arising from the universities and institutes in the country have shown wonderful enhancements.

In this regard, HEC has started working to amalgamate the research activities of universities safeguarding availability of well-established and fully functional ORIC (Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization). The ORICs will provide planned and working support to the University’s research activities/program, and will have a crucial role in helping the University Industry linkages for commercialization of research.

Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) is functional at the Lasbela University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Science, Uthal, Baluchistan. ORIC was established at the LUAWMS on 27th December 2013, with the guidelines of the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Islamabad.

The Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) makes available services for all matters concerning to research & development, innovation, Inventions, commercialization, arranging seminars, workshops, and also facilitating the University researchers (Faculty Members and Scholars) to present and promote their research work both nationally and internationally.