Results Area 3

Promote Research, Development and Innovation

Objective of results area 3 – To develop a culture of research, development and innovation and commercialization in higher education institutions.

  • Promoting academic research Development-Oriented Research (DOR) grants – More details
  • Promoting innovation and commercialization of research – Innovation and Commercialization (RIC) grants

  • Innovation Commercialization Enhancement (ICE) grants (Awards for WB funded HETC/QIG/W4 projects which successfully implemented activities to promote the commercialization of research – Colombo, Peradeniya, Ruhuna and Wayamba Universities )

  • Establishment of University business linkage cells

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