Center for Research and Development (CRD)

The Center for Research and Development aims to support the mission of University of Hikma to become a major research-intensive university in East Africa. The center is dedicated in research-intensive the production of high-quality research output that is relevant to the needs of Somali society.The Center for Research and Development aims to support the mission of University of Hikma to become a major research-intensive university in East Africa. The center is dedicated in research-intensive the production of high-quality research output that is relevant to the needs of Somali society.

Vision

The Center for Research and Development strives to be the focal point for any research-oriented endeavors that the university undertakes.

Mission

The aim of the CRD is to create an environment conducive for research through training, academic conferences, publications, and symposiums.

Objectives

The objectives of the CRD are to:

  • Conduct and facilitate conferences, seminars, training, and workshops for both public and private sectors.
  • Provide research consultancy services.
  • Conduct research on the quality and standards of the higher education institutions in Somalia.

Research Areas The Center for Research and Development (CRD) research agenda themes are:

  • Public Administration Development
  • Business and Innovations
  • Islamic studies
  • Law and governance
  • Economy and political science
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Education, Rehabilitation, and Humanitarian issues