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Directorate of Reseach Innovation and Consultancy


The Directorate of Research, Innovation and Consultancy (DRIC) was established in August 2013, to replace the Consultancy Services Unit with an expanded mandate to supervise and facilitate all research, innovation and consultancy related activities in the University of Cape Coast (UCC). The functions of the DRIC include: coordinating the university-wide research agenda; sourcing and managing funding for research; developing and advising the Academic Board on criteria for the research component of assessments for promotion; promoting research in Faculties/Schools; promoting quality research in the University, and coordinating and supporting publication of journals and books in the University. DRIC also aims to harness research and innovation outputs for the University’s entrepreneurial drive. Over all, the Directorate has the responsibility to implement the University’s research and innovation agenda and create a conducive environment for nurturing creativity and innovation.

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