In recent millennium global knowledge economy has strengthen the need for strategic partnerships that go beyond their traditional roles as collaborators. World-class research universities are at the forefront of pioneering such partnerships.

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Aim and Purpose of ORIC

As per HEC guidelines, transforming SZABIST to drive high impact innovation, applied research and entrepreneurship. From the platform of SZABIST, to enable and lead Pakistan's transformation to a knowledge-based economy...

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Young Entrepreneur Society (YES) Club

The ORIC (Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization) Department of SZABIST haslunched a platform for Young entrepreneurs. Inauguration ceremony of YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR SOCIETY – YES Club held...

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Under Flagship of ORIC Department, SZABIST Signs MOU with BF Technologies

28th January 2021 – Under flagship of ORIC Department, SZABIST signs MOU with BF Technologies, that will enable the youth to develop lifelong eCommerce skills. It will promote employment and assist in getting Pakistan’s economy back on track. “Enabling GIG Economy from Home Program” “Ghar Bethay Aamdani Program” This programme will help to eliminate poverty, generate […]

HEC Projects Briefing Session

NRPU and TDF Briefing -Thursday, 25th July’19  Held at Clifton 90 SZABIST, Karachi.  Karachi: A briefing session has been conducted by ORIC department in SZABIST University for Social Science department. In the session ORIC (Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization) Department gives briefing to the faculty of Social Science department regarding upcoming projects of Higher Education […]

Ignite – National Technology Fund

SZABIST FYP WON IGNITE FUNDING Friday, 20th Sep’19   Ignite funds startups and innovative projects that utilize fourth industrial wave tech to solve local problems and target global opportunities in health, education, energy, agriculture, telecom, finance and other verticals. Ignite national network of incubators across Pakistan nurtures startups and engages them with investors and corporations. Ignite have launched a program to prepare […]

NVIVO (QDA) Software Training

SZABIST Karachi: A one day training workshop has been conducted by ORIC (Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization) in collaboration with Education department on usage of “NVivo (QDA) Software Professional Training” held on 22nd Feb’2020 at Lab 3, 1st Floor Campus 100, Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST), Block 5 Clifton, […]

Students Comprehension Level Assessment through Facial Expression Analysis – Computer Science Project

In the recent years, timely and accurate assessment of classroom teaching has become an interesting research area. Its focus is to promote quality of classroom teaching by enhancing instructor’s lecture delivery skills by providing timely feedback and suggestive measures. Involvement/engagement of students in the lecture contents and students’ understanding of the lecture material are used […]

Technology Development Fund (TDF)

The Higher Education Commission aims “to facilitate institutions of higher learning to serve as engines for socio-economic development of Pakistan” as stated in the mission. Along these lines, Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan took an initiative to finance proposals of completed interdisciplinary applied research projects for prototype development and industrial value addition for technology […]

Research Output/Achievement

Supervision of Predictive Analytics Lab project by planning commission through HEC The Predictive Analytics Lab was approved by the planning commission on 2nd April 2018. A total sum of 81.24 M PKR have been allocated for the project in which 44.11 million PKR are allocated for SZABIST Islamabad, while 37.15 million PKR are for SZABIST […]