Vice-Rectorate for Research and Knowledge Transfer

Vice-Rectorate for Research and Knowledge Transfer

 

The Vice-Rectorate for Research and Knowledge Transfer plays an important role in promoting research and innovation at the UGR. Specifically, its objectives are to:

  • Promote the UGR’s participation in regional, national and international research projects and increase the funding available for these projects.

  • Effectively communicate funding opportunities and sources

  • Guide and advise researchers during the preparation of research project proposals

  • Support the development, execution and the justification of research projects

  • Increase the UGR’s financial resources for hiring research staff and for improving scientific and technological equipment.

  • Promote the international mobility of research grant holders at the UGR (via seminars, training sessions and conferences in other higher education institutions)

  • Provide research management services to the 123 Departments at the UGR, aiding them with proposals and enabling them to work together effectively.

Language abilities and training

The Vice-Rectorate for Research and Knowledge Transfer also provides researchers, teachers and doctoral students with foreign language support services. In particular, it provides the following three services:

  • Language support training for effective oral presentations at international conferences and seminars

  • English language support programme for writing international research project proposals

  • Language support programme to edit and publish outstanding work in a foreign language

Please visit the Vice-Rectorate for Research and Knowledge Transfer Homepage for further information.