The leading research and development centre


To be the leading research and development centre in Nigeria and to become a model University-Industry (U/I) outfit for actualizing the town and gown concept in the Nigerian University System.


To identify and tailor solutions to the technological problems and needs of the society through needs-driven research,capacity-building,and partnerships for development.


For operational purposes, each R & D section is headed by a highly experienced and accomplished research scientist/subject matter expert, supported by a Desk Officer. Above the CRD's Management is Board comprising of highly qualified acaademics from Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko and eminent Nigerians from the private sector.