Welcome to Research Directorate

Created on 10th September 2013 with an objective to be a research led university with national, regional and global impact, the University of Rwanda (UR) envisions being an academically excellent research led institution that is locally relevant and internationally recognized. Its mission is to become a world class university empowering national economic and social transformation through active participation in the global knowledge economy. The newly established University of Rwanda realizes that it is essential to Build staff research capacity, create an enabling environment for research.