Welcome to RSI Research & Strategic Initiatives


The R&SI Division has been established to initiate, embed, support and integrate the process of research, innovation and commercialization in every Department of the University. The Division aims to protect and promote the interests of NUML and is working on long-term, sustainable planning and progress of all of its units in integration with the Departments of the University. The Office of R&SI has identified key industries with exceptional opportunities, long-term and cutting-edge challenges.

The Office was established to develop research culture in the University. It aims to develop contacts with the corporate sector / market / industry to ensure compatibility between research and requirements in order to increase its utility to the optimum. Therefore, this Office facilitates, promotes, monitors, and publishes research conducted with the view to maximize both production and utility of research studies attempted in this regard.


To serve as a main catalyst in the University for knowledge production through development and empowerment of individuals, professions and institutions while building their capacity for solutions.


The mission of R&SI Division is to facilitate and coordinate research activities of NUML constituent departments and to liaise with other national as well as international academic, research and industrial organizations to facilitate research at NUML.


  • To help establish a research culture so that quality research remains an integral component of academic activities at NUML.
  • To encourage and ensure that high quality research of direct relevance to Pakistan’s needs, pertaining to both industry and society, is pursued in NUML constituent departments.

  • To encourage and assist NUML researchers in obtaining research grants from the Public/Private Sector and Foreign Agencies.

  • To facilitate and support NUML researchers for publication and presentation of their research work through participation in such activities.