Policy on Promotion of Research

Policy for Research and Development

Deanery for Research and Development was established in the year 2012 at Madras Christian College to achieve high quality and world class research with the following objectives

  • To organise worksop, conferences and seminars to provide conducive climate for research and development.
  • To provide information and news bulletins on research projects and research funding of national and international agencies.
  • To sensitise Departments and faculty on potential research and development spheres areas.
  • To establish an integrated and inter-departmental research environment to nurture research culture.
  • To facilitate collaborative research projects and activities with national and international institutions, industries and other professional bodies.
  • To encourage research at M.Phil., Ph.D. and Post - Doctoral levels through provisions of research awards and rewards.
  • To motivate faculty and students to publish and to present research papers / articles at various national and international conferences and seminars by providing appropriate financial grants.
  • To provide infrastructural facilities to Departments and faculty members in order to facilitate and promote research.
  • To identify and to tap financial and infrastructural resources in order to improve and strengthen research competencies.
  • To offer financial assistance (full / partial) to encourage the staff and research scholars to present research papers in conferences / seminars.
  • To encourage publication of books, monographs, research papers etc., by providing financial assistance and infrastructural research ambience.
  • To bring out exclusive research journals for Humanities and Sciences.
  • To provide financial grant as seen money to staff who register for their Doctoral Degree in MCC.
  • To guide Departments in the publication of conference proceedings with ISSN.
  • To encourage IPRs and start-ups as an outcome of research and development endeavours.
  • To offer research facilities to students, specially the under privileged from other institutions of the state and country to hone research skills.