RESEARCH@MMU

 

INTERNAL GRANT


Internal Research Fund (IRFund)

The aim of this fund is to support as many researchers as possible in order to boost research activities and hence research outcomes.

Amount per project

Project Category

Minimum amount (RM)

Maximum amount (RM)

Science & Technology

20,000.00

25,000.00

Social Science

5,000.00

25,000.00

IRFund (Seeding)

OBJECTIVES

  • To nurture junior researchers in MMU.
  • To ensure sustainable research activities in MMU.

TERMS OF APPLICATON

  • The application is open to all but priority will be given to junior academicians and those that do not have active funded research project.
  • Each project must have one (1) project leader and a minimum of one (1) project member who is an academics from MMU. It is highly encouraged to have external collaborators as project members.
  • If the proposed project is a PhD research of the project leader, the project member(s) has to be only the supervisors.
  • Project extension is not allowed.

RESEARCH OUTCOME

  • Must publish at least two (2) publications in SCOPUS/WoS indexed journal. Acknowledgement to IRFund (Seeding) must be clearly stated in each publication

PROJECT REPORT

  • Project leaders will be required to submit the progress report and end of project report as required by RMC. Oral presentation may be requested by RMC.

IrFund (Seeding)Guidelines

IRFund (Strategic)

OBJECTIVES

To support strategic and urgent research project which has significant impact to the university.

TERMS OF APPLICATON

  • The application for this fund is open throughout the year.
  • The application is open to all academics.
  • The strong strategic and urgent reasons of the project must be clearly justified.
  • Each project must have one (1) project leader and a minimum of one (1) project member who is an academics from MMU

RESEARCH OUTCOME

  • Must publish at least two (2) publications in SCOPUS/WoS indexed journal. Acknowledgement to IRFund (Strategic) must be clearly stated in each publication.
  • OR Achived the intended outcome that has significant impact to the university as promised in the proposal.

PROJECT REPORT

  • Project leaders will be required to submit the progress report and end of project report as required by RMC. Oral presentation may be requested by RMC

IRFund (Strategic) Guidelines

Last Updated : 25 November 2021