After the conferment of a Deemed to be University status to Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research in 2007, it was necessary to strengthen the area of research to meet and sustain the concept of the university status by way of generating new ideas and knowledge. To achieve this, the Research and Development wing was established in the year 2008 to coordinate all the research related activities of the Academy. Research and Development section identifies and motivates the staff of the Academy to engage in Research and publish the findings in quality national and international journals. The University continues to publish its own scientific journal “The Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences”.
To Strive and become an advanced center for research in medical and allied fields
To conduct research in medical and allied fields, as a strong complement to medical education and training so as to equip them for professions in healthcare, teaching and advanced research. To establish collaborative research with globally valued premier scientific institutions and other institutions of excellence in higher learning and biomedical industrial research institutions. To achieve high levels of originality by utilizing current technology applications to solve the research questions and create new insights into human disease.
The university believes that research has to be the integral part of teaching-learning process as it helps the faculty to remain contemporary in their own subjects. In view of this, the university has clearly laid down policy to promote research in its constituent college. The details are as below