Manual of Operating Procedures (MOP) to the Office of the Dean Research and Development (ODRD)

The purpose of this document is to provide a Manual of Operating Procedures (MOP) to the Office of the Dean Research and Development (ODRD) and the whole research community at General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU). This MOP, serves as a reference and handbook providing details on the conduct and operations of the main regular activities operated through the ODRD. The purpose of the MOP of ODRD is to guide and facilitate adherence to consistent procedures to promote and support high quality research, continuation of good practices and to foster research.
Manual of Operating Procedures (MOP)

KDU IP policy for inventors

KDU also support its staff, to earn an extra income through commercialization of their valuable inventions. The bulk portion of the profit or earnings generated through commercialization of inventions or services to external organizations/industries are distributed among the inventors.
KDU IP Policy

KDU policy on Publication

KDU Developed the “KDU policy on Publication” to educate and inform faculty, staff and students of the University, about the practices of “Predatory “publishers and to provide criteria for researchers where to publish the output of their research work and to protect its staff and students from publishing their research work in predatory journals.

This policy is applicable to all the research work produced/ developed or created at KDU with the support of the University and is extended to all individuals (academic staff and students), and applied to all programmes supported by KDU, UH-KDU and KDU affiliated institutions.

KDU policy on Publication