Center for Research and Development (CRD)

The Center for Research and Development is established to support the dream of becoming a research intensive University in East Africa. The Center is set to be the University’s main player in the dynamics of research endeavor and knowledge creation.


The Center for research and development strives to be the focal point for any research-oriented endeavors that the university undertakes.


The aim of the CRD is to create an environment conducive for research through training, academic conferences, publications, and symposiums.


The objectives of the Center are to:

1- Conduct and facilitate conferences, seminars, training, and workshops on both public and private sectors.

2- Provide a consultancy service.

3- Conduct research on the quality and standards of the higher education institutions in Somalia.