How to Apply


All universities have to concentrate all their research activities under a single office called ORIC. Then information on Application Form for ORIC-Notification with documentary evidences and HR details on prescribed ORIC-HR-Form should be sent to HEC for further process.


A thorough scrutiny - in line with terms and conditions - will be done of the information received on the prescribed Performa from universities.

HEC Notification

After the terms and conditions are fulfilled, the ORIC will be notified by the HEC enabling the university to get overhead cost @ 15% (instead of previously adopted procedure of 2%) against each research project proposal submitted to NRPU (National Research Program for Universities).