Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization

The Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) has been established under the directives of the Higher Education Commission (HEC).


The Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) of University of Sahiwal aims to be a leader in promoting excellence in research and innovation across the academic community; to enable the faculty and researchers of our University to become a front-runner in research, innovation and commercialization.


ORIC is dedicated to cultivating an environment of intellectual growth and engagement by empowering faculty and researchers with resources to optimize their research potential. We are committed to fostering innovation through collaboration with external stakeholders, enhancing the value of research projects, and facilitating commercialization opportunities for ground-breaking ideas. We strive to promote a research environment by providing cutting-edge knowledge, creating an environment of collaboration, creativity, and innovation that brings together key stakeholders from both within and outside our University. To accomplish the vision and mission of ORIC, we are committed to:

  • Identify research opportunities for faculty members and facilitating them to apply for research grants.
  • Provide administrative, legal and financial-management support for research projects and grants.
  • Provide technical support and incentives for publications in HEC recognized/impact factor journals.
  • Registering patents.