About Us



The Research Support Department (RSD) is one of the five offices within the Division of Planning and Development.

Our overall responsibility is to develop comprehensive strategies and plans to support external research output to ensure that the University’s research grows substantially over the period of the SP2020.

  • These could be achieved through:
  • Upholding of the University’s Research Strategies
  • Facilitation and Management of Internal Research Grant and Fellowship
  • Oversight and governance of policies to support research and related activities
  • Provision of Research resources and support  Research Centres, Staffs and students