Scientific Research


Strategic Research Plan guides the UBT in responding effectively to the changing environment in research opportunities, and provides a platform for participation in international research-related initiatives. It also promotes research strengths to government, community partners, and funding organizations.


The major objectives of Research Plan are to:

  • Maximize opportunities for discovery and innovation;
  • Promote internationally competitive research and scholarship;
  • Cultivate excellence through selective investment in emerging areas of research;
  • Facilitate collaborations across disciplinary and institutional boundaries;
  • Recruit and retain outstanding students, research fellows, and faculty;
  • Encourage effective communication and dissemination of research results;
  • Optimize use of our research and scholarship resources;
  • Recognize the full value of intellectual property;
  • Engage all our communities for the benefit of society.