The main responsibility of this committee is to establish collaboration with other universities, public and private sectors and identify R&D projects including consultancy services which could be undertaken at the institution. This committee will foster collaborations for mutual benefits and to maximize industrial connectivity
The committee is a hub for strategic partnerships/ collaborations, industry-institute interface, sponsored or contract research, new knowledge generation, technology transfer, and commercialization of research to facilitate innovation, incubation, entrepreneurship and start-up ventures.
This committee will function with the prime focus of enabling researchers to identify, generate and protect their intellectual property (IP) through filing procedures for rights like patents, copyrights, trademarks, designs, etc. This committee envision creating an environment for acquiring new knowledge through innovation, developing an attitude of prudent IP management practices and promoting an IPR culture compatible with the educational mission of the academic institution. This committee also provide advice and guidance to the academic community on all matters pertaining to academic research ethics.