Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) has shown tremendous improvement in its research potential since its inception as a women university in 2002 and now it’s time to organize and translate its research into viable and profitable projects through commercialization and business plans to generate funds and resources for expansion of knowledge by LCWU.
The office of research, innovation and commercialization (ORIC) is to provide strategic and operational support to the University’s research activities/programs. The university is now producing large numbers of papers and research work which is cited in many international journals, ORIC helps in patenting and commercialization of these innovative ideas and research.
ORIC in close collaboration with financial administration, helps in making business plans to introduce a culture of entrepreneurship in today’s students for future businesswomen. It provide linkage and a platform where representatives from corporate sector, agricultural and industrial concerns, national and international donors will interact with LCWU researchers and evolve innovative strategies to bridge the gap in National Economy existing in energy, industrial quality and production, better crop yields, healthcare, education and human resource development through viable research projects.
Prof. Dr. Farkhanda Manzoor Dugal