June 2, 2017 About IRDI
The Institute for Research, Development and Innovation (IRDI) was established on 18 September 2012, in accordance with the IMU’s strategic plan ASPIRE (2011-2015). The ASPIRE plan is an important initiative that is in line with IMU’s mission to be an innovative global centre of excellence in learning and research, supporting a community of scholars and professionals. In line with IMU mission, through ASPIRE we aim to be a leading private Asian health educator that creates value through integrating education, healthcare and research. Under ASPIRE, there are three major strategic goals, which fall under education, healthcare and research. The roles of IRDI are aligned with these goals, especially in relation to research and education.