SARChI and RRIF Funding Programmes

South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI)

SARChI Objectives

The main goal of the initiative is to strengthen and improve research and innovation capacity of public universities for producing high quality postgraduate students, research, and innovation outputs. Some of the objectives of SARChI are to:

Research and Development Chairs


The Research and Development Chairs comprise of two initiatives: the FirstRand Foundation South African Mathematics Education Chairs Initiative and the South African Numeracy and Literacy Chairs Initiative.