Research Grants

UCTS Research Grants (URG)

The University encourages all academic staff to be involved in research. The objective of the URG is to provide UCTS academic staff with initial funding to assist them in their research activities. The academic staff are encouraged to focus their research on priority areas that has been identified by the University namely:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Food Technology Related
  • Education Technology
  • Internet-of-Things (IoT) and Big Data for Smart Cities
  • ICT for Rural Development
  • Cybersecurity
  • Quantity Surveying and the Economic Sector
  • Heritage Buildings Conservation in Borneo
  • Energy Conservation in Public and Private Sector Buildings in Sabah and Sarawak
  • Built Environment and Human Pattern
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business and Management