History :  IRD

Institute of Research and Development, Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok was established in accordance with the ministerial regulations. It was announced in the government gazette, volume 123, chapter 118, on 27 November 2006. It was about government division of Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok after the university was separated from Rajamangala University of Technology in accordance with Rajamangala University of Technology Act 2005.

Currently, Dr. Anan Pongtornkulpanich is a director, Institute of Research and Development. There are 3 vice directors which are

  1. Mrs.Saranya Rakseree, Vice-Director of Institute of Research and development Administration Division
  2. Mr. Danuchawat Suwanasilp, Vice-Director of Institute of Research and Development Academic Division
  3. Dr.Manun Channumsin, Vice-Director of Institute of Research and Development research Division

Firstly, institute of research and development supervises research and academic services and transfers technology of Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok. Later, academic services was transferred to special affairs division since 11th July 2007 remaining only research administration and technology transfer of research outcomes. Later, there was an organization integration, and academic services was transferred back to institute of research and development. Institute of research and development has board of institute, appointed by rector. The board is the supervisor and administration of the institution. The meeting agenda is set every 2 months. In case of urgent matters, can call a specific meeting. At present, institute of research and development has internal divisions as follows

  1. General administration
  2. Support and Research Development
  3. Research Fund Administration
  4. Benefits
  5. Academic Service and Technology Transfer