The Kasetsart University Research and Development Institute (KURDI)was established on 2 October 1978. KURDI serves as the university's main organization for coordinating and providing administrative services for research conducted within the university, at one of its research centers, or other venues outside one of Kasetsart University campuses.
The focus is on strengthening research and enhancing the capabilities of researchers
Kasetsart University Research and Development Institute promotes research and development conducted under the auspices of the university. It assists in building research resources, ensures research is conducted according to highest ethical and scientific standards, provides information about research opportunities and other informational services, and publicizes the university's research initiatives and outcomes to the public in order to advance Kasetsart University's reputation as a leading international research university.
"KURDI is the main organization that strengthens the university's research activities so that Kasetsart University builds upon its reputation as a leading research university at regional and international levels."
To create intellectual and sensible human resources with virtue and public consciousness;
To be a hub of local wisdom, to create and develop diversified knowledge, and to produce high-quality and competitive outputs;
To work with local communities and embrace social responsibilities;
To maintain and strengthen the nation's traditions, arts, culture and to promote the identity of the university; and
To manage the university's research- related resources efficiently and responsibly.
Office of the Secretary
Research Coordinator and Evaluation Division
Scientific Equipment and Research Division
Research Dissemination Division
Research Information Division
Kasetsart University Research and Development Institute (KURDI)