Guidelines for submission of Joint Research projects between Iran and Pakistan

Guidelines for submission of Joint Research projects between Iran and Pakistan

Theme "Translational Research: Innovation from lab to society"

The proposals are invited in the following priority areas for Joint Research Projects;
•    Material Sciences and Metallurgy
•    Climate Smart Agriculture and Biotechnology
•    Economic Utilization of Marine Resources
•    Textile Engineering and Value Addition
•    Earthquake forecasting services
•    Solar Energy and ways of its implementation
•    Wind Energy and ways of its implementation
•    Water scarcity in close future and its relation to food scarcity
•    Air Pollution
•    Saving Endangered Species of plants, animals and insects

Additional Notes: 
•    The duration of projects should not exceed 2 years,
•    Maximum grant limit would be 200 million Rials from MSRT side,
•    Joint R&D projects must lead to publication of an ISI paper for Iranian side,
•    Joint R&D projects must contribute towards development of Technology, Process Technique and have commercial elements for socio-economic development,
•    Objectives and expected outcomes should be clear and bullet-wise in the proposal,
•    Proposals should be submitted on prescribed proforma completed in all respects by providing complete details of joint research work, time and cost, and should be signed by the Pakistani researcher and the head of the Pakistan institute/university, as well as the Iranian researchers and institutes/universities
•    The soft copy should be emailed to, and telegrammed to the Telegram id: @irousb
•    No transfer of funds is allowed beyond borders,
•    Prescribed Project Proposal proforma is available at USB website:




Proposal Submission Deadline: April 18th, 2018 (FINISHED)

[Download Proforma for application of Joint Research projects]

Professor Mohamad Reza Ghasemi,
Director of International Affairs Office,
University of Sistan and Baluchestan


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