UET Peshawar is the pioneer University in establishing the Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) i.e. on 3rd September 2012. This office is focused on transforming pure knowledge into products and services for community welfare. Its main role is to strengthen University's research and knowledge creation process by providing strategic and operational support through promoting entrepreneurship, technology-transfer and commercialization activities to energize the local and national economy. It also aims at strengthening University-Industry relationships by enhancing cross-cutting and multi-disciplinary research initiatives for the up-gradation of local and national industries. In general, it aspires to achieve sustainable development by translation of research into public benefit through ensuring research relevance in terms of social, economic and environmental aspects.

Research Collaborations/Linkages established:

ORIC UET Peshawar facilitated research collaborations with the following organizations/institutions in 2005-19:

S. No Partner - 1 Partner - 2 Start Date End Date
1 UET Peshawar Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Economic Zones Development and Management Company (KPEZDMC) 3.11.2020
2 UET Peshawar Rainmakers 22.09.2020
3 UET Peshawar P&D Government of Pakistan 12.09.2020
4 UET Peshawar American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE) 09.09.2020
5 UET Peshawar Rehman Medical Institute Peshawar 15.11.2019
6 UET Peshawar M/S Northern Bottling Company (Pvt) Ltd. 18.10.2019
7 UET Peshawar University of Agriculture Engineering Peshawar 25.09.2019 25.09.2025
8 UET Peshawar Eminent Engineering Pvt. Ltd 01.07.2019 01.07.2024
9 UET Peshawar Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB), Peshawar 14.05.2019 31.12.2019
10 UET Peshawar Khyber Medical University Peshawar Pakistan 7.3.2019
11 UET Peshawar Galiyat Development Authority 11.03.2019 11.03.2024
12 UET Peshawar Fast Cable Lahore Pakistan 6.3.2019 30.7.2024
13 UET Peshawar Kohat Cement Company 4.3.2019 30.12.2020
14 UET Peshawar Khyber College of Dentistry Peshawar Pakistan 3.4.2018 3.4.2023
15 UET Peshawar Pakistan Stone Development Company (PASDEC) 3.1.2018 3.1.2020
16 UET Peshawar Public Health Engineering Department 2017
17 UET Peshawar Water Supply and Sanitation Services Company Mardan 2017
18 UET Peshawar IM Sciences Peshawar 1.7.2017 30.6.2018
19 UET Peshawar Military College Of Engineering , Risalpur 15.5.2017 15.5.2022
20 UET Peshawar Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil & Gas Company Limited KPOGCL 11.5.2017 11.5.2020
21 UET Peshawar Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited, 3.4.2017 3.4.2020
22 UET Peshawar Local Government and Rural Development Department -
23 UET Peshawar Water supply and sanitation services company Peshawar 8.9.2016
24 UET Peshawar University of Agriculture Faisalabad 2015
25 UET Peshawar Nuclear Institute for Food Agriculture (NIFA) 2014
26 UET Peshawar Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) Islamabad 2013
27 UET Peshawar Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design (PIFD) Lahore 2013
28 UET Peshawar Directorate of Science and Technology (Dost) 2013
29 UET Peshawar ICT R&D 2010 & 2012
30 UET Peshawar National Center of Excellence in Geology (NCG) 2012
31 UET Peshawar Pakistan Science Foundation 2011
32 UET Peshawar Planning & Development Department, KPK and AJK 2005
S. No Partner - 1 Partner - 2 Start Date End Date

International Level

S. No Partner - 1 Partner - 2 Start Date End Date
1 UET Peshawar Commissionerate of Afghan Refugees (CAR) and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) 03.02.2021 03.02.2022
2 UET Peshawar Hacettepe University Ankara, Turkey 14.02.2020
3 UET Peshawar Istanbul Technical University, Turkey 12.02.2020
4 UET Peshawar Sustainability Plan for the Energy Sector Women Fellowship Program (USAID) 30.01.2020
5 UET Peshawar Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System Astana, Kazakhstan 12.12.2018
6 UET Peshawar Turkey (Europe) 2018
7 UET Peshawar Lanzhou Government Shandong Province China 8.11.2018 17.11.2023
8 UET Peshawar National University of Ireland, Galway (UK) 2018
9 UET Peshawar USAID Skills For Youth Project (World Learning ) For The Establishment Of CISCO Academy Support Center (USA) 2017
10 UET Peshawar NUI Galway OE Gaillimh (UK) 2017
11 UET Peshawar United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) 2017
12 UET Peshawar University Technology Malaysia (Asia) 16.1.2017 16.1.2020
13 UET Peshawar Institute of Automation, Shandong Academy of Sciences people Republic of China (Asia) 18.10.2016
14 UET Peshawar North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA 8.6.2015 8.6.2021
15 UET Peshawar Arizona State University , USA 2014
16 UET Peshawar University of North Dakota (USA) 2014
17 UET Peshawar University Toledo USA 2014
18 UET Peshawar Colorado State University , USA 24.3.2014 24.3.2019
19 UET Peshawar MCEER University at Buffalo, State University of New York (USA) 31.10.2013 31.10.2016
20 UET Peshawar University of Maryland USA 2008-2012
21 UET Peshawar University of Glasgow Scotland, UK 2007-2012
22 UET Peshawar University of Surry, Guildford UK 2009-2012
23 UET Peshawar University of Bradford, UK 2011 up to 5 Years
24 UET Peshawar Department of Engineering University of Cambridge, UK 2011
25 UET Peshawar George Washington University, School of Engineering & Applied Science (USA) 2007 up to 2012-13
26 UET Peshawar University of Leicester, UK 2009
27 UET Peshawar George Mason University, USA 2008
28 UET Peshawar Old Dominion University, USA 2008
29 UET Peshawar California Strong Motion Instrumentation Program (CSMIP) USA 2007
30 UET Peshawar University of Loughborough, UK 2006
31 UET Peshawar University of Buffalo (SUNY), USA 2006
32 UET Peshawar University of Illinois (UIUC) USA 2006
33 UET Peshawar Europe School for Advanced Studies in Seismic Risk Reduction (ROSE) Italy etc. 2006
34 UET Peshawar Building Research Institute (BRI) Japan (Asia) 2006