About Us

We assist, support and nurture student and staff research and innovations.

OFFICE OF RESEARCH, INNOVATION AND CONSULTANCY

The Office of Research, Innovation and Consultancy (ORIC), is  the research, innovation and consultancy administration and management office of the University of Mines and Technology.  Our mission is to provide effective and efficient research, innovation, consultancy, and enterprise support services that are consistent with world-class universities to staff and students of the University. Over the years, UMaT staff have engaged in cutting-edge research in the fields of mining and technology to tackle mining, environmental, energy, and other socio-economic challenges in the country. ORIC is committed to ensuring that these researches and consultancies are conducted in the most effective and efficient manner by providing the needed support services and by extension protecting the University‚Äôs intellectual property and promoting technology transfer with the public and the private sector.

MISSION & VISION

MISSION

To provide effective and efficient research, innovation and consultancy support services that are consistent with world class universities to staff and students.

vision

VISION

To become a centre of excellence for support services for transformative discoveries and creative activities at UMaT and beyond.

OUR CORE VALUES

EXCELLENCE

We pay attention to quality and the highest of professional standards.

GOOD STEWARDSHIP

We provide responsible stewardship of all resources

INTEGRITY

We adhere to the highest standards in our operations.