The Department of Research and Publications is established purposely in order to implement the Policy for Research and Publications. The overall objective of the College Research and Publications Department is to put in place a clear and comprehensive college framework, which is conducive for stimulating and sustaining research and publication activities and coordinate the establishment /conduction at the college.
Specifically the Department has been established with the following objectives:-
ON RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
To put in place an appropriate and comprehensive framework for executing, promoting and sustaining research and publication activities at the college
To promote research, innovations, technology development and publication activities among members of the A.T.C.
To increase and effectively coordinate research and publication activities at thecollege.
To create mechanism for staff motivation, rewarding and development of confidence so that each member participates actively in research and publications.
To facilitate the development of the culture of job creation (entrepreneurship development).
To co-operate/collaborate with other Institutions in undertaking research activities.
To have in place a functional mechanism for promoting research and monitoring the progress of research and publication activities at the A.T.C.
To develop research acquisition strategic plan.
To enhance dissemination of knowledge.
To establish research and business links with public and private sector.
To conduct workshops, conferences, etc.
To be custodians of research reports and disseminate these reports, where appropriate, for academic and other use.