The Calicut University has organized a research adalath on the campus on Friday. Vice Chancellor Dr.M.Abdul Salam in his introductory speech said that the university launched a Research Directorate to ensure the research objective by strictly following the guidelines of the University Grand Commission (UGC) and award the PhD degree.
He added that the university’s ranking has risen thanks to the research standard,employability and the standard of the syllabus.
“Teachers who took research leave with pay and not yet submitted their thesis have to refund their salary . The University would benefit crores of rupees in this way.”-Dr.Salam said.
The University has awarded 2307 PhD degrees for the last 47 years. For the last four years alone the number of PhD degrees are 247,said pro-Vice Chancellor K. Raveendranath.
There are 53 newly st-up research centers.