Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan has introduced ORIC as a highly productive and supportive platform to elevate the universities as community builders and promote knowledge based economy. Purpose of ORIC is to develop and link the educational and research activities of the university with the social requirements. Further, it serves to coordinate, establish and maintain a promising quality of research that meets the highest international standards. ORIC is a great opportunity for the universities to coordinate all of their research activities in a streamlined and well channelled pathway.