About DRPGS

About DRPGS


The Directorate of Research and Postgraduate Studies (DRPGS) was established in 1988. Besides administering research and postgraduate matters, DRPGS is also charged with the responsibility of administering research funds, postgraduate funds, donor funds, internal and external grants and handling of research associates. It is also responsible for publications, documentation and dissemination of research outputs .

The Directorate is the University's focal point for research activities and postgraduate studies. It was established so that it provides high quality learning opportunities for postgraduate studies. The directorate is headed by a Director and assisted by two Deputy Directors. These are full time members of Academic staff in their respective departments. There are two Administrative officers who are in charge of financial management and administration of research and postgraduate matters. The Directorate also has an Accountant, two accounts clerks, four secretaries, two office attendants and seven drivers who form the core staff of the Directorate.

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