MOU with RK MISSION VIVEKANANDA CENTENARY COLLEGE, ROHARA, Kolkata, For Research and Faculty Exchange Programs

Research & Development Cell


The National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 aims to foster high-quality research in higher education. Research and innovation play a crucial role in improving the overall quality of education offered by higher education institutions (HEIs). In line with this objective, the college has set up a Research and Development Cell (RDC) as per the guidelines of the University Grants Commission (UGC).


To promote a culture of enquiry, creativity, and innovation that drives transformative research, enhances the educational process and advances the holistic development of societies and ecosystems.


To equip students and faculty with the necessary resources and assistance to undertake cutting-edge research initiatives in varied fields , to realize ideas, contribute to the formulation of social policies, and foster the comprehensive development of society at large.


  • Establish an organizational structure and formulate Research Policy for HEIs, focusing on role-based functions and identification of research thrust areas.
  • Create a special purpose vehicle to promote researchers and innovators, fostering collaboration with industry, research organizations, and academic institutions.
  • Act as a liaison between researchers and funding agencies, offering guidance in project proposal preparation, submission, and post-sanctioning grant oversight.
  • Enhance coordination with other cells/centers focusing on University-Industry Interlinkage, Incubation, Innovation, Entrepreneurship Development, and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR).
  • Act as a central hub for ideation and conceptualization of research topics/themes by organizing workshops and training programs and ensuring research activities adhering to ethical practices, including obtaining clearance from bioethical committees when necessary.