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Over the years, the University has seen a growth in the number of Research Centres located across all its Faculties/College. These Research Centres are positioned to strengthen institutional, regional and national priorities as evidenced in the wide spectrum of research topics. Research Centres are internally funded through the University Strategic funding initiative. More information on each of our Research Centres may be found by clicking on the specific centre from the list below.

Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (FADA)

College of Business and Economics (CBE)

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (FEBE)

Faculty of Health Sciences

Faculty of Humanities

Faculty of Law

Faculty of Science

  • African Centre for DNA Barcoding
  • Research Centre in Synthesis and Catalysis
  • Paleoproterozoic Mineralization Research Centre
  • Centre for Nanomaterials Science in Research
  • Centre for Aquatic Research
  • Research Centre for Plant Metabolomics
  • Centre for Astro-particle Physics
  • Centre for Ecological Genomics and Wildlife Conservation
  • Indigenous Plant Use Forum

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