The purpose of the Research, Innovations and Consultancy Centre (RICC) includes organization of conferences and round tables, organization of scientific work with faculty and students, determining the prospects for the development of research activities of the Institute, and providing assistance and support in the research field to staff and students of the Institute. RICC is involved in publishing proceedings, Scientific Digests, Young Scientists and Universe journals. It also provides support to faculty members, alumni and students in developing and building a professional capacity in research and consultancy. It initiates activities to motivate students for publication of academic papers and to enhance the cooperation of the institute with society promoting research capacity.