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ORIC Vision Purpose

Vision & Purpose

Vision & Purpose

Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization


Transform FUI into a research led institution by promoting and strengthening the research culture in all disciplines, bringing it at par with other national and internatinal institutions of higher learning.

Contribute in developing research leadership through quality research, high impact innovation, collaboration and enterpreneurship, for transforming the country into a knowledge-based economy.

The purpose of the Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) is to develop, expand, enhance and manage the FUI’s research programs and to link research activities directly to the educational, social and economic priorities of the university and its broader community. The ORIC is also responsible for assuring that the quality of research reflects the highest international standards and advances the stature of the university as one of the best research institutions of the country.

The ORIC has the responsibility to make sure that all research programs and policies of the university reflect the core values of academic freedom, professional integrity and ethical conduct and to guarantee the full compliance of all policies, legal requirements and operational standards of the university and the HEC.


The Foundation University Islamabad (FUI), a project of Fauji Foundation was established under a federal charter in October 2002. The University's programmes of study have been duly accredited by Higher Education Commission (HEC), National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC), Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP) and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC).