Research is an integral component and function of the University. It is one of the main concerns under the office of the Vice President for Research and Extension (VPRE). The University Research Program is coordinated by the Research Directorate which seat of administration is at the Crops Research Laboratory compound, Batac campus.
Research as the quality engine of excellence in the university with a human face and social conscience for intergenerational progress .
Research as a prime enterprise of innovation in the service of humanity.
To champion creativity and innovation to expand the frontiers of knowledge as driver of superior academics and high impact service to society .