Organizational Environment

Institute for Research and Academic Services (IRAS), Assumption University (AU) was established in 1982. IRAS serves as a core unit of the University, is responsible for fulfilling the University’s research and academic service mission by contribution research administration services for AU community, conducting the research projects both internal and external, and providing academic service projects for society.

IRAS develops system and mechanisms for the enhancement of the university’s research and academic service that affect the success of AU Internal and External Quality Assurance. In addition, IRAS provides information to support the University‚Äôs policy formulation and education development with institutional research in various topics and delivers research and academic services to more than 500 projects for external agencies both public and private in different areas such as action research and development, training, consulting, and public opinion survey (POLL) at the institutional, local, national and international levels.