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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION

ETHIC
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Brief the University Ethics Committee for Research Involving Humans (JKEUPM)

• Responsible for protecting research respondents. • Ensure that researchers comply with the basic principles of the use of human subjects in research • Monitor current reports on research that has been approved. • Ensure that the scope of the investigation carried out by the research that has been approved.

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Brief the responsible of Institution Committee of Animal Care and Use (IACUC)

i) Ensure the care and use of animals for scientific purposes is humane and ethical. ii) Ensure the use of animals for research is justified by combining the principles of Replacement, Reduction and Refinement.

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Brief about responsible of Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)

i) Conduct guidelines for safe use of modern biotechnology. ii) Monitor the activities relating to modern biotechnology.iii) Creating and overseeing the implementation of policies and procedures for handling living modified organisms. iv) Biosafety Level determines the class of the contained use activities.


RACE GRANT
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Why RACE program devoted to the University Partner-RU RACE program and how it can be cultivated?

i) Help and complement the efforts of the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE) enhance the research culture among fellow-RU. ii) Mewujudkan network of cooperation between all the universities through programs / projects of collaborative research and sharing research facilities.iii) Using the same research grant for multidisciplinary production output. iv) Menjadi rig to the University Partner-RU to accelerate the improvement of research results. v) As a complement to the State higher education research ecosystem.RACE Website : http://www.race.upm.edu.my


FINANCIAL AIDS FOR THE PUBLICATION OF HIGH IMPACT-JOURNALS
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Who is eligible to apply for high-impact journals funding?

Lecturer (academic staff) who are serving in the university. For master/post-doc students (active student), can apply through the supervisor/Lecturer UPM. Link to : Pautan : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524

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What type of journal that is accepted by RMC for the payment of Page Charges?

RMC can only provide funds for the journal listed in Journal Citation Reports-ISI-Web of Knowledge with the ranking/Quartile of Q1, Q2, Q3 dan Q4 Link to : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524?L=en

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Do RMC limits the amount of payment for certain journal?

For Q1 and Q2 journals, will be received a full payment, but if the payment is too high, the application will need to be considered by the director of RMC for approval. For Q3 and Q4 journals, the payment will not be more than RM5,000.00 Link to : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524?L=en

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In a year, does RMC limit the number of the applications for each lecturer?  

There is no limitation for every application. Every application must follow the rules and regulations. Link to : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524?L=en

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Will RMC pays for the editor services imposed by publisher of the journal?

RMC will only pay the editor services for the article that have been accepted to be published for journal. Article that are in the review stage will not be accepted. Link to : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524?L=en

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How can the payment be made by UPM?

The payment will be processed by Treasurer through a bank transfer. Link to : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524?L=en

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How long does it takes for the payment to process?

The payment takes two (2) to three (3) weeks to process. Link to : http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/perkhidmatan_kami/penerbitan/perkhidmatan_dana_penerbitan_jurnal_berimpak_tinggi-4524?L=en

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Where can i download the high-impact journals funding form?

The form can be downloaded at this link: http://www.rmc.upm.edu.my/upload/dokumen/PTPPY1_92272_borang_ permohonan_dana_penerbitan.pdf

Updated:: 21/03/2017 [noridahanim]

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