Research and Innovation Services Office
To be the premier university in Zimbabwe in research based knowledge, teaching, learning, innovation and industrialization.
To support and enhance university-wide ecosystem and research excellency where faculties push beyond the bounds of knowledge.
Dates of Meetings & Submission of Papers
The Research Board meets as scheduled in the University Diary to consider ONLY applications received by the specified deadline.
List of Relevant Application Forms:
Research Grant (3pages)
Student Research Assistant (2pages)
External Travel Grant (2pages)
Annual Progress Report (2pages)
Supplementary Grant (2pages)
Block Allocation Report (2pages)
The Research Board allocates research grants based on thorough assessment of proposals by applicants. The Board applies the following criteria in approving applications:
External Travel Grants
Grant recipients are required to submit annual progress reports on work being done. Use Form RB05.
On completion of the project, a Final Report must be submitted using Form RB07.
It is mandatory for researchers to register ALL research being conducted with RISO using Form RB04.
Publication of Peer Reviewed Journal Articles
Research Application Pro Foma
Research Grant Report
Tel: (0292) 73770/1 Ext. 181