• To become a hub for scholarly training in Entrepreneurship Development through innovative and collaborative research


  • Providing a sound and supportive research infrastructure that will minimize the administrative burden on faculty, maximize the effectiveness of funds generated by research projects and attract dynamic researchers to our community.
  • Helping fellow researchers and improving research services by meeting challenges through innovative interdisciplinary team efforts and creative problem solving.
  • Improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation

Objectives of “Research Katta”

  • Provide resources to faculty, students and staff that stimulate research and other creative endeavors.
  • Develop infrastructure and policy that promote creativity and an entrepreneurial culture.
  • Facilitate and enhance partnerships and collaborations between faculty, government, foundations, industry and global research enterprises.
  • Ensure that policies and educational programs advance both a culture of innovation and collaborations on the ZIMCA campus.
  • Foster a diverse and inclusive work environment that respects the principles of Community and encourages work-life balance for all staff.
  • Communicate the value and impacts of research to the world.