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